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Generally favorable reviews - based on 18 Critics

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 4 Ratings

Summary: He knew the law, but he forgot the rules: Never get involved with a client. And never put your family in danger. Step into the courtly world of Savannah's top-tier law firms. Meet one of the brightest young stars of the bar, Rick Magruder (Branagh). And witness how his obsession with a beautiful, mysterious client (Davidtz), stalked by her deranged father, plunges him into a world of terrifying intrigue and deadly deceit. (Universal)

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Runtime: 114 min
Rating: Rated R for some sexuality, violence and language.
Production: Enchanter Entertainment
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Sep 29, 1998
Director Credit
Robert Altman Director
Writer Credit
Clyde Hayes Screenplay
John Grisham Story
Principal Cast Credit
Embeth Davidtz Mallory Doss
Kenneth Branagh Rick Magruder
Cast Credit
Clyde Hayes Carl Alden
Danny Darst Sheriff Hope
Daryl Hannah Lois Harlan
Famke Janssen Leeanne Magruder
Jesse James Jeff Magruder
Julia Ryder Perce Cassandra
Mae Whitman Libby Magruder
Robert Downey Jr. Clyde Pell
Robert Duvall Dixon Doss
Sonny Seiler Phillip Dunson
Tom Berenger Pete Randle
Troy Beyer Konnie Dugan
Walter Hartridge Edmund Hess
Producer Credit
David Levy Associate Producer
Glen Tobias Executive Producer
Jeremy Tannenbaum Producer
Mark Burg Executive Producer
Todd R. Baker Executive Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by:

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