The Judge Image
Metascore
48

Mixed or average reviews - based on 39 Critics

User Score
7.4

Generally favorable reviews- based on 144 Ratings

Summary: Big city lawyer Hank Palmer (Robert Downey Jr.) returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, the town’s judge (Robert Duvall), is suspected of murder. He sets out to discover the truth and along the way reconnects with the family he walked away from years before.
Runtime: 141 min
Rating: Rated R for language including some sexual references
Production: Village Roadshow Pictures
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jan 27, 2015
Director Credit
David Dobkin Director
Writer Credit
Bill Dubuque Screenplay
David Dobkin Story
David Seidler Writer
Nick Schenk Story
Principal Cast Credit
Balthazar Getty Deputy Hanson
Billy Bob Thornton Dwight Dickham
Leighton Meester Carla
Robert Downey Jr. Hank Palmer
Robert Duvall Judge Joseph Palmer
Vera Farmiga Samantha Powell
Vincent D'Onofrio Glen Palmer
Cast Credit
Balthazar Getty Deputy Hanson
Billy Bob Thornton Dwight Dickham
David Krumholtz Mike Kattan
Dax Shepard C.P. Kennedy
Denis O'Hare Doc Morris
Emma Tremblay Lauren Palmer
Emmalyn Anderson Airline Passenger
Eric West Cast
Grace Zabriskie Mrs. Blackwell
Ian Nelson Eric
Jeremy S. Holm Redneck
Jeremy Strong Dale Palmer
Ken Howard Judge Warren
Leighton Meester Carla Powell
Matt Riedy Sheriff White
Melissa Leo Margaret Stevens
Robert Downey Jr. Hank Palmer
Robert Duvall Judge Joseph Palmer
Sarah Lancaster Lisa Palmer
Vera Farmiga Samantha
Vincent D'Onofrio Glen Palmer
Producer Credit
Bruce Berman Executive Producer
David Dobkin Producer
David Gambino Producer
Greg Garthe Associate Producer
Herb Gains Executive Producer
Jeff Kleeman Producer
Robert Downey Jr. Producer
Susan Downey Producer
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