Eddie Dodd is a burnt out former civil rights lawyer who now specializes in defending drug dealers. Roger Baron, newly graduated from law school, has followed Eddie's great cases and now wants to learn at his feet. With Roger's idealistic prodding, Eddie reluctantly takes on a case of a young Korean man who, according to his mom, has been in jail for eight years for a murder he did not commit. Written by
When evidence leads to murder, sometimes it takes a dangerous man to free an innocent one.
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The character of Eddie Dodd was modeled after famed civil rights lawyer Tony Serra
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During the prison knife fight, Kim stabs the Nazi in the chest. The knife then alternates between still being in the Nazi's chest to being (correctly) taped to Kim's hand. See more
[after Eddie was beaten up by ex-Aryan Army member
I can't believe we're going to see a bunch of Nazis... at night!
There's no one else to talk to! The tattoos are phony!
So, no upstanding member of the Aryan Army would paint them on. They take those teardrops very seriously. They're badges of honor, of courage! Only their most vicious, sadistic, cruel killer elite get to wear them!
I feel *much* better now.
Referenced in The Simpsons: Homer and Apu
Written by Steve Winwood
and Jim Capaldi
Performed by Traffic
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