• Legal Eagles (1986)

Legal Eagles

Release Date: June 20th, 1986

DVD Release Date: July 29th, 1998

PG |1 hr 54 min

Plot Summary

Chelsea Deardon (Daryl Hannah) is arrested for stealing artwork painted by her deceased father, and sympathetic attorney Laura Kelly (Debra Winger) sets out to defend the young woman against slick prosecutor Tom Logan (Robert Redford). After a series of romantic exchanges, Tom ends up falling in love with Laura and teaming up with her to help clear Chelsea of the charges. However, as they lawyers dig deeper into the case, things take a shocking turn, and Tom finds his career in jeopardy.

Cast: Robert Redford, Debra Winger, Daryl Hannah, Brian Dennehy, Terence Stamp, Steven Hill, David Clennon, John McMartin

Director: Ivan Reitman

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Witty, Murder, New York City, 1980s, Lighthearted, Rivalry, Love, Mystery