PG-13 | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
An underdog lawyer takes on a fraudulent insurance company.
To get Dean Stockwell in the proper mood, Francis Ford Coppola had him pretend to be a sadistic monarch, who sentenced every cast member to a beheading.
My father hated lawyers all his life. He wasn't a great guy, my old man. He drank and beat up my mother; he beat me up too. So you might think I became a lawyer just to piss him off. But you'd be wrong. I wanted to be a lawyer ever since I read ...
While Kelly is in custody, she and Rudy hold hands under the table. When the female officers come in, their hands are apart and on the table without having moved.
There is a credit for "Poet in Residence".
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