R | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
An altar boy is accused of murdering a priest, and the truth is buried several layers deep.
According to the Blu-ray behind-the-scenes information, the ending exposition was running over six pages, and the writers realized that would take far too long. Richard Gere and Edward Norton began to improv with it, encouraged by the director and writer, and pared the scene down to less than two pages with a much crisper ending.
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 45 mins) At the original interview, Dr. Molly asks Aaron "How did you meet?" and then she asks "What was the relationship like?". When Marty is watching the interview tape (at around 1h 35 mins), Dr. Molly, after asking "How did you meet?" says "Doing what?".
JPY 115,361,300 (Japan) (15 November 1996)