R | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
An altar boy is accused of murdering a priest, and the truth is buried several layers deep.
The exterior police station where Martin Vail goes to see Aaron Stampler is the same exterior police station used for the TV series Hill Street Blues (1981) , for which director Gregory Hoblit was producer and director.
On my first day of law school, my professor says two things. First was: from this day forward, when your mother tells you she loves you, get a second opinion.
Jack Connerman: And?
Martin Vail: If you want justice, go to a whorehouse. If you wanna get fucked, go to court.
(at around 1 min) In opening credits Naomi ties Martin's bow-tie (same as tying your shoes) and does so over the points of his butterfly collar. He turns to the bathroom mirror where he checks it and adjusts the bow-tie, but leaves it holding down the points, and nearly walks out the door. But when he turns with an afterthought the points are instantly positioned correctly.
JPY 115,361,300 (Japan) (15 November 1996)