Movies directed by Alan J. Pakula
Presumed Innocent (1990)
127 mins Crime, Drama, Thriller
"Presumed Innocent" is a movie which for some strange reason the negatives are just as memorable as the positives such as an early scene where Brian Dennehy as D.A. Raymond Horgan sounds like a cliche film-noir detective with...
Consenting Adults (1992)
99 mins Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
"Consenting Adults" is a movie of two halves, a brilliant first half full of simmering intentions, semi erotica and to be honest some ingenuity which draws you in to every second. But then the second half arrives and in a bli...
The Pelican Brief (1993)
141 mins Crime, Drama, Thriller
I've always enjoyed a John Grisham book unfortunately I can't say I've enjoyed the movie adaptations as much, something always gets lost in translation from print to the big screen. Despite featuring a knock out cast which in...
The Devil's Own (1997)
107 mins Crime, Drama, Thriller
It is said that Brad Pitt tried to leaved "The Devil's Own" as the production was a mess and it wasn't the movie he signed on to make thanks to script rewrites. I can see why because any movie which features the IRA should ha...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Alan J. Pakula as one of the directors.