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Against Her Will: An Incident in Baltimore (1992)

In the second dramatic case for lawyer Harmon Cobb, he defends an incarcerated woman who is refused release from a mental institution.

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In the second dramatic case for lawyer Harmon Cobb, he defends an incarcerated woman who is refused release from a mental institution.

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Brian Kerwin utters ' you have to get the first kiss over or it becomes a dinosaur'. Ariana Richards playing the grand daughter also played the young girl in Jurassic Park where dinosaurs ran amok. See more »

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Follows The Incident (1990) See more »

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A down on his luck lawyer, proves his mettle by doing the improbable.
8 October 1998 | by (Canyon Lake, Texas) – See all my reviews

Walter Matthau delivers a stunning portrayal of a near defunct attorney who takes a desperate case. In this film, Matthau's character must gain the release of severely troubled patient of the "corrupt" state mental hospital of Maryland. With a performance such as this, many must wonder why Matthau settles for such poor roles on the big screen.


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