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Disclosure (1994)

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A computer specialist is sued for sexual harassment by a former lover turned boss who initiated the act forcefully, which threatens both his career and his personal life.

Director:

Barry Levinson

Writers:

Michael Crichton (novel), Paul Attanasio (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Douglas ... Tom Sanders
Demi Moore ... Meredith Johnson
Donald Sutherland ... Bob Garvin
Caroline Goodall ... Susan Hendler
Roma Maffia ... Catherine Alvarez
Dylan Baker ... Philip Blackburn
Rosemary Forsyth ... Stephanie Kaplan
Dennis Miller ... Mark Lewyn
Suzie Plakson ... Mary Anne Hunter
Nicholas Sadler ... Don Cherry
Jacqueline Kim ... Cindy Chang
Joe Urla ... John Conley Jr
Michael Chieffo ... Stephen Chase
Joseph Attanasio Joseph Attanasio ... Furillo
Faryn Einhorn Faryn Einhorn ... Eliza Sanders
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Storyline

Tom Sanders is a manager at a computer company in Seattle. Happily married with children, Tom had big hopes for a promotion by his boss, but it goes to Meredith Johnson, Tom's seductive ex-girlfriend, instead. Somehow Tom takes it with a grain of salt, until a personal meeting turns into a seduction when Meredith decides to relive her sexual fantasy and pick up from where they left off. Tom refuses, making Meredith frustrated. Tom's only choice; to sue for sexual harassment. But everyone believes it was the other way around and his boss wants to transfer him to another division, forcing him to lose everything. Tom discovers not only is the system rigged against him, but Meredith's going to destroy his career, and bolster her own by blaming him for a serious error of judgment on her part. Written by Christopher Howell (Ckh87520@aol.com)

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Taglines:

Sex Is Power

Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for a very strong sex scene, sexual dialogue and other strong language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

As filming neared completion, Caroline Goodall slipped on a water spillage in her home and broke her shoulder. She was able to film her remaining scenes by taking some painkillers and removing her sling. See more »

Goofs

When Tom screams in bed after his nightmare, his wife doesn't wake up. See more »

Quotes

Meredith Johnson: Poor Sanders. You have no idea what you're up against - as usual.
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Referenced in Ennio Morricone (1995) See more »

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crackling good yarn
9 July 1999 | by rupieSee all my reviews

'Disclosure' is not to be missed. The plot is well-known enough not to be summarized here, but suffice it to say that this movie is loaded with crackling drama, edge-of-your-seat suspense, witty and snappy dialogue (best line - Garvin, on transferring Sanders to Austin: "Making a lateral move to Austin is like a duck making a lateral move to 'a l'orange'".) and a celluloid-melting seduction scene. Excellent acting all around (I like Michael Douglas, I don't care what they say), and the movie captures in a visceral way the high-powered, high-stakes, cutthroat world of business politics in the world of leading edge computer hardware and software development. My wife and I both give this one a straight 'A'.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 December 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$55,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$10,068,126, 11 December 1994

Gross USA:

$83,015,089

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$214,015,089
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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