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A law firm brings in its 'fixer' to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multi-billion dollar class action suit.

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Directed by

Tony Gilroy

Written by

Tony Gilroy (Screenplay)

Runtime

119 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The truth can be adjusted

Cast

Keywords

new york killing lawyer restaurant scandal crooked lawyer business ethics lawsuit chambers of a barrister pretended suicide law firm legal thriller

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Lists

#524 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role Tilda Swinton

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Directing Tony Gilroy

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Original Screenplay Tony Gilroy

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score James Newton Howard