A Civil Action

Based on a true story and focusing on a high-priced personal injury attorney (John Travolta) who only takes big-money cases he can safely settle out of court. Though this case looks straightforward he soon becomes entangled in an epic legal battle . . . one where he's willing to put his career, reputation and all that he owns on the line. Robert Duvall co-stars.

Year: 1999
Genre: Drama, True Stories, EcoFilm Fest, Legal Eagles
Country: USA
Director: Steven Zaillian
Starring: John Travolta, Robert Duvall, James Gandolfini
Duration: 115 Minutes
Rating: M
Location in store: Drama



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