When teenage son Jacob is being accused of murdering his girlfriend, the well-respected and close-knit Ryan family is in turmoil. Jacob flees, father Ben destroys possible evidence, the village community turns hostile and mother Carolyn is forced to temporarily close her doctor's practice. Then Jacob gets arrested and soon finds himself and his family entangled in a web of truth, trust and lies, all on his way to court. Written by
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A murder. A suspect. A shadow of a doubt.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for some disturbing images of violence, brief strong language and some sensuality
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Did You Know?
In the scene where Meryl Streep enters a court room to appear in front of the grand jury in the front row (in the middle of the frame) sits a young Paul Giamatti as an extra his head turned around to have a look at her. See more
During the initial lawyer conference, the sandwich, the napkin, and the sandwich wrapper in front of the lawyer change relative position and the wrapper changes shape, several times, without the lawyer touching them. Or hearing the sound of the wrapper being moved/reshaped. See more
That's juts a bunch of sentimental bullshit.
Wait, sentimental bullshit
Yeah everyone's parents say that.
Oh really, and do everyone's parent destroy evidence and lie... to the police?
Referenced in Stuck on You