R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
When a homeless man is accused of murdering a Justice Department file clerk, a public defender is tasked with mounting his legal defense.
Dennis Quaid took a month before filming to talk and spend time with Capitol Hill lobbyists, as well as jurors and judges, to prepare for his part as a Capitol Hill lobbyist.
God is angry with the wicked! Why did you send the black devil for me?
Kathleen Riley: Because Carl!
Michael: Carl has already been judged! The mighty hand struck him deaf and dumb.
Kathleen Riley: Okay.
Michael: Only the lord Jesus can take a soul. I saw the angel of death. I watched her die. I saw ...
During a scene in court, the color of Kathleen's suit changes.
$4,152,015 25 October 1987