|Hank Azaria||Abbie Hoffman/Allen Ginsberg|
|Dylan Baker||David Dellinger/David Stahl|
|Nick Nolte||Thomas Foran|
|Mark Ruffalo||Jerry Rubin|
|Roy Scheider||Judge Julius Hoffman|
|Liev Schreiber||William Kuntsler|
|Jeffrey Wright||Bobby Seale|
Deftly combining contemporary commentary with archival materials and animated reenactments, ''Chicago 10'' examines the demonstrations at the 1968 Democratic Convention and their eruption into rioting in the wake of police provocation. From the aftermath of five days of conflict emerges the trial of the controversial Chicago Eight, activists who include pacifist David Dellinger and Youth International Party founders Abbie Hoffman and Jerry Rubin .