Movie Trailer for The Pelican Brief (1993) starring Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Sam Shepard, John Heard, William Atherton, Robert Culp, Stanley Tucci, Hume Cronyn, John Lithgow directed by Alan J. Pakula Movie Review

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Trailer for The Pelican Brief

When 2 Supreme Court Justices are found murdered, young law student Darby Shaw (Julia Roberts - Conspiracy Theory) does some minor investigating and comes up with an idea as to why they were killed, an idea which would lead to major problems for the President. But having shown her brief to her boyfriend a college professor who in turn shows it to his friend who works close to the halls of power everything kicks off. Darby's boyfriend is murdered and suddenly her own life is in danger forcing her to go on the run. Hoping that he can help Darby turns to journalist Gray Grantham (Denzel Washington - American Gangster) telling him all about her brief on who she thinks killed the Justices and why. ... Read Review

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