In London, the lawyer Kate Beckenham is near to her wedding day with her fiancé Graham, when she is invited to defend a heritage case against the brilliant lawyer Jack Sullivan, who has never lost a case in court. The twenty-one years old American Mirella Burton is disputing fifteen millions of pounds and some properties against Gerald Burton Jr., the inherited son of her deceased husband. During the trial, the romantic Kate falls in love for Jack, and sees the case in another perspective.
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Did You Know?
Parker Posey would also play one of the clients in Laws of Attraction (2004), which has the a similar plot, where two opposing counsels in a high profile case fall in love. See more
Members of the Jury, the case you're about to hear may shock and disturb you. And, of course, sexual intercourse with beasts of burden is, thank goodness, relatively uncommon in this day and age.
[the clerk whispers something to him
Please forgive me, that is my case in Wales next week. Happily, our case today is altogether more civilised.
Written by Willie Nelson
Performed by Patsy Cline
Courtesy of MCA Records, Inc.
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1 July 1998 (USA)
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Anwältinnen küßt man nicht
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