Alan Dershowitz a brilliant professor of law is hired by wealthy socialite Claus von Bulow to attempt to overturn his two convictions for attempted murder of his extremely wealthy wife. Based on a true story the film concentrates not on the trial like other legal thrillers, but on the preparatory work that Dershowitz and his students put in as they attempt to disprove the prosecution's case and achieve the Reversal of Fortune of the title.
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The Case of Claus Von Bulow. An American Saga of Money and Mystery.
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Alan M. Dershowitz
: appears briefly in profile as one of the appellate judges, just as they are sitting down at the appeal. See more
Claus von Bulow abruptly switches his eating hand in the restaurant. See more
I think it's easier to love somebody than to live with them. Love is fantasy - living is work.
I'll say. And *those* people don't like to work.
But if you don't do the work, the love dies and nobody wants to deal with that one.
GIMME A LITTLE SIGN
Performed by Brenton Wood
Written by Jerry Winn
(lyrics), Brenton Wood
(as Alfred Smith) and Joseph Hooven
Courtesy of Original Sound Records Co., Inc. See more