Counsellor-at-Law Poster

Release Date: September 13th, 2002

DVD Release Date: November 5th, 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 18 min

Plot Summary
George Simon (John Barrymore) is a successful New York City lawyer who climbed out of a Jewish ghetto to become one of the most respected men in the business. But with a high-class wife (Doris Kenyon) and a reputation to protect, George is secretive about his early life. When the discovery of a misstep from his past threatens his career, and infidelity damages his marriage, Simon's life starts to spiral out of control, with only dedicated secretary Regina (Bebe Daniels) there to keep him afloat.

Cast: John Barrymore, Bebe Daniels, Doris Kenyon, Isabel Jewell, Melvyn Douglas, Onslow Stevens, Thelma Todd, Clara Langsner

Director: William Wyler

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Dark, Transformation, Wife, 1930s, Fall, Emotional, New York City