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Legalese(1998)

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Brief Synopsis

A high-profile murder case throws two legal eagles, one a seasoned professional and the other an idealistic rookie, into the media spotlight. An actress charged with murder seeks the counsel of a celebrity attorney who knows that trials are ultimately won int he court of public opinion. To ensure his client's victory, he hatches a plan to put a young, inexperienced attorney on the line and save his client's neck. Seduced by the swirl of public opinion, the front soon finds himself pursued by a relentless tabloid reporter, forcing him to decide whether achieving his end is worth the sacrifice.

Cast & Crew

Glenn Jordan Director
James Garner Norman Keane
Mary-Louise Parker Rica Martin
Gina Gershon Angela Beale
Edward Kerr Roy Guyton
Kathleen Turner Brenda Whitlass
Brian Doyle-Murray Harley Guyton
Keene Curtis Judge Handley
Matthew Glave Kurt Lee
Hy Anzell Mr Blum
Tyrees Allen Rod Brooks
Randall Arney Dean Davis
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1998 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  New Line Television .....Production Company, Central Casting, Inc. .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Todd-Ao .....Production Company, Clairmont Camera, Inc. .....Production Company, Cinelease, Inc. .....Production Company, Big Time Picture Company Inc .....Production Company, Fotokem Film & Video .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Howard Anderson Company .....Production Company, Magic Films & Video Works .....Production Company, Laserpacific Media Corporation .....Production Company, Chapman/Leonard Studio Equipment, Inc. .....Production Company, Turner Network Television .....Network, New Line Home Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor
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  • Legalese (1998)

    Jay Higgins 2009-11-09

    Entertaining satire, great cast. James Garner is perfect for his role and gives a enjoyable performance. Good plot, but it is a bit over the top. Kathleen... MORE>