The Pelican Brief

Based on novel with same name by John Grisham

1993, directed by Alan J. Pakula and stars by Julia Roberts (Charlie Wilson’s War), Denzel Washington (American Gangster), Hume Cronyn (Cleopatra), Jake Weber (Dangerous Beauty).

 

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Synopsis:

A law student at Tulane University Darby Shaw (Julia Roberts), makes an investigation about murder of two judges Rosenberg (Hume Cronyn) and Jensen (Ralph Cosham), who worked in the US Supreme Court murderers soon learn from this research and not seem to like anything, they begin to pursue Darby Shaw (Julia Roberts) and killing her boyfriend and Thomas Callahan (Sam Shepard) A college professor.

Gray Grantham (Denzel Washington), a journalist who is investigating the murder of one “Garcia” (Jake Weber), is involved in other research and soon Darby contacted with Gray, and working together will try to address them to the murderers.

Involving the CIA, FBI, White House and law firms.

 

 

 

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El Informe Pelícano

Basada en la novela homónima de John Grisham

1993, dirigida por Alan J. Pakula y protagonizada por Julia Roberts (La guerra de Charlie Wilson), Denzel Washington (American Gangster), Hume Cronyn (Cleopatra), Jake Weber (Más fuerte que su destino).

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Sinopsis:

Una estudiante de derecho de la universidad de Tulane Darby Shaw (Julia Roberts), hace una investigación sobre el asesinato de dos jueces Rosenberg (Hume Cronyn), y Jensen (Ralph Cosham), que trabajaban en la Corte Suprema de los EE.UU. pronto los asesinos se enteran de esta investigación y no parece gustarles nada, empiezan a perseguir a Darby Shaw (Julia Roberts) y matando a su novio y a Thomas Callahan (Sam Shepard) un profesor de la universidad.

Gray Grantham (Denzel Washington), un periodista que esta investigando el asesinato de un tal “Garcia” (Jake Weber), se involucra en la otra investigación y pronto Darby contactara con Gray, y trabajando juntos trataran de hacerles frente a los asesinos.

Involucrando a la CIA, FBI, La Casa Blanca y Despachos de abogados.

El Cliente

Basada en la novela homónima de John Grisham.

1994, dirigida por Joel Schumacher (Tiempo De Matar) y protagonizada por Susan Sarandon (Thelma y Louise), Tommy Lee Jones (no es pais para viejos) y Brad Renfro (Verano de corrupción).

 

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 Sinopsis:

Un día Mark Sway esta jugando con su hermano pequeño Rick en un bosque, de repente se acerca un coche conducido por un abogado que involuntariamente le cuenta a Mark un secreto sobre un cliente suyo, que mato a un senador y que a partir de aquel momento la vida de Mark y la de su familia sera un caos, perseguidos por la mafia y por el FBI, Mark sera defendido por la abogada Reggie, Mark pensara en un plan para que dejen de perseguirle y que a Reggie no le acaba de gustar este plan…

 

The Client

Based on novel homonym by One of the world’s bestselling writers, John Grisham,

directed by Joel Schumacher (A Time To Kill), and starring Susan Sarandon (Thelma and Louise), Tommy Lee Jones (no country for old men) and Brad Renfro (Apt Pupil).

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Synopsis:

One day, Mark Sway and his brother Rick Sway, are in forrest smooking some cigarettes and suddenly they saw a big car with a lawyer trying to take one’s own life, but Mark tray to prevent it, but the lawyer caught Mark and finally the lawyer told to Mark a secret about his client.

Mark called to police and start many problems to Mark and his brother, Mark engage a lawyer, is Reggie Love will help him. But Mark will devise a wild plan that Reggie unlike that plan.

Discs Till December

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A Time To Kill

Based on novel by same name by John Grisham

Directed by Joel Schumacher and starring by Sandra Bullock (Gravity),  Samuel L. Jackson (Pulp Fiction) Matthew McConaughey  (The Wolf of Wall Street) Kevin Spacey  (Pay It Forward) and Chris Cooper (The Bourne Identity), Beth Grant (Rain Man, Homefront, No country for old men)

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Synopsis

In the town of Clanton, southern Mississippi, a young Caucasian rape Tonya, black girl of 10 years. Most of the population is white feelings horrified by this event is displayed, until Carl Lee (Samuel L. Jackson), the young lawyers, Jake Brigance (Matthew McConaughey), a young white lawyer, and his assistant Ellen Roark (Sandra Bullock), try to make every effort to help Carl, while awaiting trial.

There’s a theatrical version directed by Ethan McSweeny

La Tapadera

Basada en la novela homónima del escritor que mas libros vendió en la década de los 90, John Grisham
Dirigida por Sydney Pollack y protagonizada por Tom Cruise (M:I Protocolo Fantasma y Colateral ), Gene Hackman (El Jurado ), Jeanne Tripplehorn, Holly Hunter y Ed Harris (La Tienda y Una Mente Maravillosa).

 

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Sinopsis:
Mitch Y McDeere (Tom Cruise) un recién licenciado en abogacía con muy buenas perspectivas para su futuro, pronto empieza a recibir muchas ofertas de trabajos, al final acepta la oferta de un prestigioso buffet que se llama Bendini, Lambert & Locke.

En esta empresa el salario es muy alto, y le pagan todo, sin embargo Mitch pronto empieza a sospechar que el buffet no es del todo legal y para colmo entraran en contacto con el un agente del FBI… Mitch tendrá que elegir, si seguir con la buena vida o ayudar al FBI…

The Rainmaker

Based on novel with the same name by John Grisham.

In 1997, The Rainmaker was adapted into a film directed by Francis Ford Coppola and starring Matt Damon (Jason Bourne , and Saving Private Ryan, The Legend Of Bagger Vance), Danny DeVito (Matilda and One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest), Claire Danes (Little Women and Romeo & Juliet), Jon Voight (Midnight Cowboy), and Danny Glover (Silverado and Predator 2).

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Synopsis:

Recent graduate lawyer Rudy Baylor (Matt Damon) has its first case at hand. must defend a mother who lost her child because of a disease and the insurance company Great Benefit could have saved due offering services.

Rudy Baylor must be strong and face defense counsel who is not his first case, nor have many limitations such as Rudy Baylor.

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