The Defense Rests

  • 1934
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Pretty silly courtroom drama starring Holt as an incredibly successful lawyer who tells his female clients to show their legs and flirt with the jury to get off. His instructions work so well that his enraged female assistant, Arthur, wants to blow the whistle on his questionable courtroom tactics, but she falls in love with him instead and reforms him....read more

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Pretty silly courtroom drama starring Holt as an incredibly successful lawyer who tells his female clients to show their legs and flirt with the jury to get off. His instructions work so well that his enraged female assistant, Arthur, wants to blow the whistle on his questionable courtroom

tactics, but she falls in love with him instead and reforms him. Fast-paced and harmless enough.

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  • Review: Pretty silly courtroom drama starring Holt as an incredibly successful lawyer who tells his female clients to show their legs and flirt with the jury to get off. His instructions work so well that his enraged female assistant, Arthur, wants to blow the whi… (more)

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