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Release Date: 1998

DVD Release Date: February 15th, 2005

R|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Sultry actress Angela Beale (Gina Gershon) is accused of killing her brother-in-law. When it is revealed that she may have been sleeping with the victim, her case is thrown into jeopardy. However, scheming celebrity lawyer Norman Keane (James Garner) soon steps in to defend her. Assigning the charismatic young legal team of Roy Guyton (Ed Kerr) and Rica Martin (Mary-Louise Parker) to Beale's case, Keane attempts to shift the trial to the actress's favor.

Cast: James Garner, Gina Gershon, Mary-Louise Parker, Edward Kerr, Kathleen Turner, Brian Doyle-Murray, Scott Michael Campbell, Keene Curtis

Director: Glenn Jordan

Genres: Crime drama

Keywords: Love, Spirited, Murder, Los Angeles, Cheeky, 1990s


Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1998)