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A Civil Action

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MPAA Rating: PG-13
Genre: Drama
Director: Steven Zaillian

In this legal thriller based on a true story, John Travolta stars as Jan Schlichtmann, a tenacious personal-injury attorney whose fierce determination entangles him in a case that threatens to destroy him. The case -- which appears straight forward -- instead evolves into a labyrinthine lawsuit of vast dimensions, in the intelligent, fast-paced drama, ``A Civil Action.''

Cast :

  • John Travolta
  • Jan Schlichtmann
  • Robert Duvall
  • Jerome Facher
  • Tony Shalhoub
  • Kevin Conway
  • William H. Macy
  • James Gordon
  • Zeljko Ivanek
  • Bill Crowley
  • Bruce Norris
  • William Cheeseman
  • John Lithgow
  • Judge Walter J. Skinner
  • Kathleen Quinlan
  • Anne Anderson
  • Peter Jacobson
  • Neil Jacobs
  • Sydney Pollack
  • Al Eustis
Producers :
Rachel Pfeffer , Robert Redford , Scott Rudin
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