Legal Eagles (1986)

PG   |    |  Comedy, Crime, Romance


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A New York district attorney works and flirts with his adversary and her kooky artist client, who is on trial for a murder she didn't commit.


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  • Robert Redford and Debra Winger in Legal Eagles (1986)
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24 May 2004 | indigitum
10
| Subtle in parts, lightweight and easy to watch
You don't get actors like Redford and Winger anymore. The subtleties in their facial expressions, the humanness of their characters are evident in each move they make and each action. In a sense, there is no 'acting', since the storyline, the characters and the flow reach a natural confluence. The only character that makes me feel a bit uncomfortable is Daryl Hannah's Chelsea - the performance artist. Brian Dennehy is also a little underutilised, but the movie is really a swinger for both Winger and Redford who make their attraction and talent as attorneys believable.

I've seen this movie about 5 times over the years and I never get sick of it. Though I know the plot, each time I find myself watching the actors rather than predicting the storyline. Its just great and really, so easy to watch and enjoy. There is humour, old fashioned romance, good IL' bad guys vs good guys, a bit of blood and gore and a lot of fine art thrown in. I highly recommend it!

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