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Summary A cynical former civil liberties attorney now reduced to "specializing" in defending drug dealers becomes transformed by an eight-year-old murder case.

Directed By: Joseph Ruben

Written By: Wesley Strick

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Summary A cynical former civil liberties attorney now reduced to "specializing" in defending drug dealers becomes transformed by an eight-year-old murder case.

Directed By: Joseph Ruben

Written By: Wesley Strick

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Production Company Columbia Pictures, Parkes/Lasker productions
Release Date Feb 17, 1989
Duration 1 h 45 m
Rating R
Tagline Someone Got Away with Murder ... Until Now.
Cognac Festival du Film Policier
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination
Edgar Allan Poe Awards
1 Nomination