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The Pelican Brief

In this slow, talky adaptation of John Grisham's best-seller, Alan Pakula--director of subtle and suspenseful thrillers like KLUTE and ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN--is undone by the stubborn shortcomings of his source material. Grisham's ramshackle plot has no… (more)

Released: 1993

Rating: PG-13

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The Pelican Brief
01:28 — A law school student finds herself on the run with a reporter when she correctly speculates the reasons for the overnight assassinations of 2 Supreme (more…)
01:57 — The Pelican Brief is a legal crime thriller based on the novel by the same name written by John Grisham. Two Supreme Court justices are assassinated (more…)