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High Crimes (2002)

 -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  5 April 2002 (USA)
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High powered lawyer Claire Kubik finds her world turned upside down when her husband, who she thought was Tom Kubik, is arrested and is revealed to be Ron Chapman. Chapman is on trial for a... See full summary »

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High powered lawyer Claire Kubik finds her world turned upside down when her husband, who she thought was Tom Kubik, is arrested and is revealed to be Ron Chapman. Chapman is on trial for a murder of Latin American villagers while he was in the Marines. Claire soon learns that to navigate the military justice system, she'll need help from the somewhat unconventional Charlie Grimes; meanwhile, Claire's sister, Jackie, is falling in love with wet-behind-the-ears Lieutenant Embry assigned as the official defense lawyer. And most of the eyewitnesses have rather too conveniently died. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Everything you trust. Everything you know. May be a lie...


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Rated PG-13 for violence, sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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$42,000,000 (estimated)

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$490,529 (Italy) (9 May 2003)

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$490,529 (Italy) (9 May 2003)
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One element of the novel is inexplicably changed: the characters "Chapman" and "Kubik" have their names exchanged. See more »

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In the hallway after the pre-trial hearing, Charlie Grimes adjusts his tie twice. See more »

Quotes

Claire Kubik: Lieutenant, I am an attorney. May I please see the charging document?
Lt. Embry: We call it a charge sheet.
Claire Kubik: Fabulous. May I see it?
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Average Thriller With Some Questions
18 April 2003 | by (Riehen, Switzerland) – See all my reviews

Well that was not what I expected but it is okay for an entertaining evening. The story turns unbelievably at the end and I think it is well directed. The movie succeeds to reach an intriguing military court drama with unsolved questions. I am disappointed that at the end some points are very confusing but perhaps I am wrong...??? 6/10.

If you liked this one don`t miss "HART´S WAR", "KISS THE GIRLS" or "RULES OF ENGAGEMENT".


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