Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Duration: 121 min.
When a Supreme Court judge commits suicide and his secretary is found murdered, all fingers point to Carl Anderson (Liam Neeson), a homeless veteran who's deaf and mute. But when public defender Kathleen Riley (Cher) is assigned to his case, she begins to believe that Anderson may actually be innocent. Juror Eddie Sanger (Dennis Quaid), a Washington lobbyist, agrees, and together the pair begins their own investigation of events.
suspenseful, clever, tense, surprise ending, twists and turns, serious, talky, realistic, suspense, mind bending ...
mystery, murder, courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, crime, chase, conspiracy, dedicated lawyer, police investigation, murder mystery, homeless, corruption, twists & turns, justice, protagonist as suspect, court, investigation, urban, legal investigation, greed, secrets, dangerous attraction, false accusation, mentor ...
20th century, 80s
usa, vietnam, washington d.c.