The Pelican Brief
Country of Origin:  United States
Production year: 1993
Director: Alan J. Pakula
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 5-051890-001221
Running time: 2:21 (141 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: Color, 2.40:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
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Collection type: Owned (#1264)
Status: Available
Purchase date: November 29, 2016
Purchase price: Hidden
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Overview
Eine begabte Jurastudentin bringt sich mit einer verblüffenden Mordtheorie in Lebensgefahr!

Die Oscar®-Gewinner** Julia Roberts und Denzel Washington spielen die Hauptrollen, Alan J. Pakula (Aus Mangel an Beweisen, Die Unbestechlichen) führt in diesem Thriller der Spitzenklasse nach dem Bestseller von John Grisham Regie. Zwei Bundesrichter wurden ermordet und eine Jurastudentin (Roberts) verarbeitet ihre Verdächtigungen über die Morde in einer Akte, die die Regierung bis in die allerhöchste Ebene hinein erschüttert. Sie und ein entschlossener Enthüllungsjournalist (Washington) wollen der Welt erzählen, was sie aufgedeckt haben – wenn sie so lange am Leben bleiben.

** Roberts: Beste Hauptdarstellerin für Erin Brockovich (2000); Washington Bester Hauptdarsteller für Training Day (2001) und Bester Nebendarsteller für Glory (1989)
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Julia Roberts....Darby Shaw
Denzel Washington....Gray Grantham
Sam Shepard....Thomas Callahan
John Heard....Gavin Vereek
Tony Goldwyn....Fletcher Coal
James B. Sikking....FBI Director Denton Voyles
William Atherton....Bob Gminski
Robert Culp....President
Stanley Tucci....Khamel
Hume Cronyn....Justice Rosenberg
John Lithgow....Smith Keen
Anthony Heald....Marty Velmano
Nicholas Woodeson....Stump
Stanley Anderson....Edwin Sneller
John Finn....Matthew Barr
Cynthia Nixon....Alice Stark
Jake Weber....Charles Morgan / Garcia
Casey Biggs....Eric East
Christopher Murray....Rupert
Sonny Jim Gaines....Sarge
Kevin Geer....K.O. Lewis
Joseph Chrest....Song and Dance Man from Bar
Richard Bauer....Managing Editor
Michelle O'Neill....Sara Ann Morgan
Peter Carlin....Edward Linney
Ralph Cosham....Justice Jensen
Terrence P. Currier....Rosenberg's Nurse
Edwin Newman....Himself
Helen Carey....Federal Clerk
Howard Shalwitz....Washington Herald Journalist
Kyle Prue....News Desk Reporter
Jewell Robinson....Senior Washington Herald Editor
Kim Peter Kovac....Senior Washington Herald Editor
Norman Aronovic....Senior Washington Herald Editor
Carl Palmer....Cop in Cowboy Boots
Carol Sutton....New Orleans Policewoman
Scott Jefferson....Lt. Olsen
Daniel Kamin....Hooten
Mark McLaughlin....CIA Agent in Hotel Room
Robert Pavlovich....CIA Agent in Hotel Room
Magee Hickey....Herself
Constance Yelverton....Clerk at Sheraton Hotel
Kim Kettle....Gavin Verheek's Wife
Ellie K. Wang....Reporter at National Cathedral
Fran Dorn....University Registrar
Karen Bralove....University Placement Clerk
Teagle F. Bougere....Male University Student
Carey Varner....Female University Student
Saundra Quarterman....Laura Kass
Cynthia Hood....Parklane Receptionist
Alan Wade....Parklane Administrator
Harold J. Surratt....Parklane Security Officer
Paul Morella....White & Blazevich Attorney
Ed Johnson....White & Blazevich Security Guard
Jurian Hughes....White & Blazevich Receptionist
Dick Stilwell....White & Blazevich Security
Tom Quinn....Sara Ann Morgan's Father
Beverly Brigham....Safe Deposit Teller
Liza Sweeney Coleman....Female Pursuer with Gun
Douglas R. Coleman....Male Pursuer with Gun
Michael Port....Tulane Law Student
Shanna Connell....Tulane Law Student
Gene Babb....Reporter
Kyle D. Duvall....Reporter
Karl Warren....Reporter
Carrie Boren....Reporter
James Earl Reed....Reporter
Keith Fluker....Agent (uncredited)
Joe James....Runner (uncredited, voice)
Kelly Lynn Richards....Protester (uncredited)
Codie Scott....Man Partying in Quarter (uncredited)
William Shipman....Office Worker (uncredited)
John A. Taylor....Law School Administrator (uncredited)
Greta Valenti....Kid at Parade (uncredited)