Disgusted with criminals escaping the judicial system via technicalities, an idealistic young judge investigates an alternative method for punishing the guilty. Written by
They are the most powerful members of our community. They have a shattering secret. A secret that will affect us all. Only one man is willing to stop them. On August 5, you'll know who they really are.
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Did You Know?
Portraying Superior Court Judge Steven R. Hardin, the film was the first of two legal characters that actor Michael Douglas
portrayed during the 1980s. The second was as Manhattan attorney Dan Gallagher in Fatal Attraction
(1987). See more
At the Atlanta Braves game Michael Douglas is sitting next to Hal Holbrook to Holbrook's left. In two wide angle shots of the seats Michael Douglas does not appear. Just Holbrook's wife and Douglas' wife. See more
Judge Benjamin Caulfield
Someone has taken justice and hidden it in the law.
Referenced in Like a Brother