Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to ‘get rid of’ a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that he is willing to give up everything—including his career and his clients’ goals—in order to continue the case against all odds.
A Civil Action (1998)
Tagline:Justice has its price.
Cast:Brian Turk, Bruce Norris, Dan Hedaya, Daniel von Bargen, David Barrett, David Thornton, Harry Dean Stanton, James Gandolfini, John Lithgow, John Travolta, Kathleen Quinlan, Kathy Bates, Margot Rose, Mary Mara, Ned Eisenberg, Paul Ben-Victor, Paul Desmond, Peter Jacobson, Rob McElhenney, Robert Duvall, Stephen Fry, Sydney Pollack, Tony Shalhoub, William H. Macy, Zeljko Ivanek