Approved | | Drama, Film-Noir
The rise and fall of a corrupt politician, who makes his friends richer and retains power by dint of a populist appeal.
Portions of the film were shot on location in small towns near Stockton in central California.
Judge Monte Stanton:
Pillsbury is guilty. As Attorney General of this state, it's my job to prosecute.
Willie Stark: Judge, you talk like Pillsbury was human. He isn't. He's a thing. You don't prosecute an adding machine if a spring goes busted and makes a mistake. You fix it. Well, ...
In the locker room scene, the towel draped over Tom's shoulders keeps changing positions.
Dive deep into IMDb Picks, Scary Good, TV, and more.