Trivia: Anatomy of a Murder
- Actor Allusion: During trial, Jimmy Stewart (in character, as Paul Biegler) invokes his own famous "country bumpkin" persona to win the jury's sympathy.
- AFIS 10 Top 10:
- #7, Courtroom Drama
- All-Star Cast: Jimmy Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Eve Arden, George C Scott, Arthur O' Connell, Murray Hamilton, Orson Bean, Army-McCarthy counsel Joseph N. Welch as Judge Weaver, and Duke Ellington in a cameo.
- Playing Against Type: Jimmy Stewart, erstwhile Wide-Eyed Idealist, as an Amoral Attorney.
- Real-Life Relative: Eve Arden's husband, Brooks West, plays the district attorney.