The Pelican Brief
Movie Details

The Pelican Brief

January 1, 1998 | 2h 21m

Genre

Action, Thriller

Director

Alan J Pakula

Cast

Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Sam Shepard, John Heard, Tony Goldwyn, James B Sikking, William Atherton, Robert Culp, Stanley Tucci, Hume Cronyn, John Lithgow, Anthony Heald, Nicholas Woodeson, Stanley Anderson, John Finn, Cynthia Nixon, Jake Weber, Casey Biggs, Christopher Murray, Sonny Jim Gaines, Kevin Geer, Joe Chrest, Richard Bauer, Michelle O'Neill, Peter Carlin

Producer

Alan J Pakula, Pieter Jan Brugge, Donald Laventhal

Writer

Alan J Pakula, John Grisham

Synopsis

A young female law student endangers her own life while solving one of the most significant crimes in history.

Awards

  • Denzel Washington Nominee for the 1994 MTV Movie Award for Most Desirable Male
  • Julia Roberts Nominee for the 1994 MTV Movie Award for Best Female Performance

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