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The Star Chamber Details

FULL SYNOPSIS

Fed up with watching vicious criminals walk on technicalities and loopholes, judge Michael Douglas accepts his older colleague Hal Holbrook's invitation to join "The Star Chamber." This sub-rosa organization consists of nine like-minded judges who endeavor to take the law into their own hands. Essentially, these are robed vigilantes, but Douglas joins them, determining that the end justifies the means. Before long, however, Douglas finds himself balking at sanctioning the murder of freed criminals -- and as a result becomes the target of the Star Chamber himself. Worth noting in the supporting cast of The Star Chamber are Diana Douglas, Michael Douglas' real-life mother, and Frances Bergen, widow of Edgar Bergen and mother of Candice Bergen. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Cast

Michael Douglas
as Hardin
Hal Holbrook
as Caulfield
Yaphet Kotto
as Lowes
Sharon Gless
as Emily
James B. Sikking
as Lewin
Joe Regalbuto
as Cooms
Don Calfa
as Monk
John de Santi
as Detective James Wickman
DeWayne Jessie
as Flowers
Jack Kehoe
as Hingle
Larry Hankin
as Wiggen
Dick Anthony Williams
as MacKay
Jerry Taft
as Judge Fogelson
Margie Impert
as Louise Rachmil
Jack Slate
as Man No. 2
Don Pulford
as Bailiff
Gary Rebstock
as Newscaster
Fred McCarren
as Robert Karras
Charlie Stavola
as Detective Serkin
David Proval
as Officer Nelson
Alan Oliney
as Ladd
Kate Zentall
as Janet
Keith Buckley
as Assassin
Robert Costanzo
as Sgt. Spota
Ron Cummins
as 1st Man
Domingo Ambriz
as Hector Andujar
Frances Bergen
as Mrs. Cummins
Jason Bernard
as Judge Bocho
Dana Gladstone
as Martin Hyatt
Robin Gammell
as Judge Archer
Sheldon Feldner
as Judge Culhane
George Dickerson
as George Tillis
Diana Douglas
as Adrian Caulfield
Michael Ensign
as Judge Kirkland
Matthew Faison
as Judge Stoner

Crew

Peter Hyams
Director
Michael Douglas
Producer
Frank Yablans
Producer
Peter Hyams
Screenwriter
Roderick Taylor
Screenwriter
Roderick Taylor
Screen Story
Jerry Jost
Musical Direction/Supervision
Charles Tetoni
Editor
Bo Welch
Art Director
Kurt Neumann
Associate Producer
Jonathan A. Zimbert
Associate Producer
Rick Simpson
Set Designer
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