A street-wise kid, Mark Sway, who sees the suicide of Jerome Clifford, a prominent Louisiana lawyer, hires an attorney to protect him when the district attorney tries to use him to take down a mob family.
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January 01, 2000 It twists and turns in all the expected places, and almost never rises above the ordinary.Read in Source
January 01, 2000 This isn't a masterpiece of suspense, but it has its moments and is capable of providing some light summer entertainment.Read in Source
January 01, 2000 Mindless, non-taxing fun, especially if you haven't read the book.Read in Source
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April 12, 2002 It's a successful frame-turner, no more, no less, and the pleasure we feel is every bit as mild and just as fleeting.Read in Source
Spirituality and Practice
July 19, 2003 A lively screen translation of another legal drama by John GrishamRead in Source
June 15, 2005 Susan Sarandon, the emotional center of the narrative, received a well-deserved Oscar nomination for playing a recovered alcoholic laywer who interacts with the boy as a surrogate mother and a pro.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...