- Status: Completed
- Score: 6.4/10
- Director: Arne Glimcher
- Country: English
- Year: 1995
- Duration: 102 min
- Genres: Action,Crime,Drama,Mystery,Thriller,
A Harvard professor is lured back into the courtroom after twenty-five years to take the case of a young black man condemned to death for the horrific murder of a child.
Bobby Earl (Blair Underwood) is facing the electric chair for the murder of a young girl. Eight years after the crime, he calls in Paul Armstrong (Sir Sean Connery), a professor of law, to help prove his innocence. Armstrong quickly uncovers some overlooked evidence to present to the local police, but they aren’t interested, Bobby was their killer.
Sean Connery, Kate Capshaw, Ed Harris, Ruby Dee, Daniel J. Travanti, Liz Torres, Taral Hicks, Kevin McCarthy, Laurence Fishburne, Blair Underwood, Christopher Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Ned Beatty, Lynne Thigpen, Victor Slezak,