If you have any legal issues please contact the appropriate media file owners or host sites. Its shocking, twist ending made Primal Fear 1996 a big box office hit and earned Norton, in his screen debut, an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor. Assigned to prosecute is Assistant District Attorney Janet Venable Laura Linney , who is Vail's ex-girlfriend. The dynamic tension between Richard Gere and Laura Linney lends to the underlying swirling dance of political and emotional turmoil that lies beneath the surface of District Attorney and high-profile attorney Gere. That third person must have killed the bishop, he's innocent. Still, the edges of the movie are almost too polished.
Gere's tangled relationship with his own team is also fascinating to watch though again a bit torn and tattled with a few lose ends but the supporting cast does well. Well this may be one of his best performances ever. . Laura Linney, John Mahoney, Alfre Woodard, and Frances McDormand are all good in supporting roles. I watched it and was amazed.
Alfre Woodard has a credible role as the courtroom judge and Frances McDormand provides a decent hand as a psychologist though this key role was a bit weak in comparison to the rest of the movie in terms of the crucial nature that it plays. Overall, this is a solid courtroom crime drama with a nice ripping ending. The defender finds some wholes in the police investigation or in the statement of the other party and knows to prove the innocence of his client and even get a big indemnity. While by today's standards 2006 the storyline is now pretty typical, it retains a resonance because of the plot and storyline as well as the acting. As I already said, this movie is more than just worth a watch, thanks to the rather innovative story line and characters. The movie has so many twists! Laura Linney deserves extra credit for often being the ice-queen foil which propels the two male characters' development; her own character is rather one- dimensional, but she herself squeezes as much dazzle as she can from it. It appears that choir boy Edward Norton in his first film, Oscar-nominated is the killer, but there is more to this case than meets the eye.
He's really excellent as the altar boy who is accused of murdering a Catholic bishop. Gere is at his peak, comfortably, cheerfully inhabiting the role. Vail also uncovers evidence that the archbishop was involved in a corrupt land scheme and may have molested young parishioners. But than the first interesting twist in the movie appears: Yes, he was at the murder scene, but he can't remember anything about the grisly murder, because at that exact moment he got a blackout. You know what I mean: Someone gets wrongly accused of some mischief, he can't pay a lawyer, but of course there is one who is really interested in the case and he is prepared to defend the poor guy anyway. Made by movie fans, for movie fans.
At first the case seems rather clear: an altar boy is running away from the home of the bishop, with blood all over his clothes. However, it is Edward Norton who proved to be the discovery of the 1990s. I was convinced that it was one of the best movies I had ever seen. Description Courtroom thriller about a slick, hotshot lawyer who takes the seemingly unwinnable case of a young altar boy accused of murdering an eminent catholic priest. Primal Fear 1996 x264 720p Esub BluRay 6. Crime Drama Mystery Thriller An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in.
Some of the technical matters overlooked. The fact that this was made during the starting of his acting career was unbelievable. For once, this movie didn't annoy me more than I could ever like it. Eight out of Ten Stars. In this strong, twisting court room crime drama thriller, a young Edward Norton shines with this performance that makes the movie a strong, unsettling movie.
In this feature debut, Norton outdistances his role, as does Richard Gere, in a resurrection no less impressive than Norton's star-making turn. Vail's case becomes more complicated than he expected when a psychologist, Dr. For once the story isn't as predictable as usual. Linney's monologue in the courtroom is mesmerizing. Even though everyone else obviously falls for whatever Gere's Vail purrs into their ears, it's merely enough time for Linney's Janet to get a drag on her ubiquitous cigarette; another step in what will hopefully someday be film's love affair with her. No doubt about it you think, he did it, case closed, next movie! The intensity builds when a surprise twist alters everyone's perception of the crime and what happens next.
Heretofore, Gere has specialized in assorted intelligent professional cad roles. Richard Gere stars as Martin Vail, a famed defense lawyer who volunteers his services to Aaron Stampler Edward Norton , a Kentucky teenager charged with the murder of a Chicago archbishop. He gets his wish after an archbishop is brutally murdered in Chicago. Yeah, sure somewhere there's a heart of gold, but like his client, the layers on top serve him better, and the heart of gold is tarnished. Now the cynical, opportunistic attorney is faced with a daunting prospect, a client who may actually deserve his best defense. In fact, this was even a very enjoyable movie. Well, I was wrong, for once this was a courtroom drama that had a bit more to offer than the usual story line and twists.
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