Judgment at Nuremberg is a American epic courtroom drama film directed and produced by Stanley Kramer, written by Abby Mann and starring Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Maximilian Schell, Werner Klemperer, Marlene Dietrich. Judgment at Nuremberg is a American epic courtroom drama film directed and produced by Stanley Kramer, written by Abby Mann and starring Spencer Tracy. Judgment at Nuremberg: Directed by Stanley Kramer. With Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Marlene Dietrich. In , an American court in. Overview: The trial of four men who were judges in Nazi Germany questions the involvement and responsibility of men who are figures of justice in following and. Producer-director Stanley Kramer's Judgment at Nuremberg (), considered by many to be the legendary filmmaker's masterpiece, is a grave. Judgment at Nuremberg, American dramatic film, released in , that was based on the post-World War II Nuremberg trials of former Nazi. ON the point of the fundamental issue in the Nazi war guilt trials that were held in Nuremberg, Germany, after World War II, Stanley Kramer. Director Stanley Kramer employs this subtle device, Judgement at Nuremberg focuses on the trial of four former Nazi jurists who are. Directed by Stanley Kramer - no stranger to heavy-hitting, topical, timeless dramas - this epic courtroom showdown is historical, educational, and shocking. first foray into the cinema, and with Stanley Kramer as director, Judgment at Nuremberg took viewers back to the late s and the trial by American judges.