San Francisco Public Library

The pelican brief, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; an Alan J. Pakula film ; produced by Alan J. Pakula and Pieter Jan Brugge ; screenplay by Alan J. Pakula ; directed by Alan J. Pakula

Label
The pelican brief, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; an Alan J. Pakula film ; produced by Alan J. Pakula and Pieter Jan Brugge ; screenplay by Alan J. Pakula ; directed by Alan J. Pakula
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for momentary language, and some violenceCHV rating: 14A
Main title
The pelican brief
Medium
videorecording
Oclc number
302426422
Responsibility statement
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; an Alan J. Pakula film ; produced by Alan J. Pakula and Pieter Jan Brugge ; screenplay by Alan J. Pakula ; directed by Alan J. Pakula
Runtime
141
Summary
Two Supreme Court Justices have been murdered. A lone law student turns her suspicions about the deaths into a speculative brief that sends shock waves into the highest levels of government. She finds herself embroiled in a terrifying web of intrigue extending to the highest levels of government. She writes a speculative legal brief exposing the activities of a powerful oil magnate. With the help of Gray Grantham, an investigative reporter, they suspect a good friend of the president is trying to manipulate the outcome of a trial that is now before the Supreme Court
Technique
live action
resource.variantTitle
Affaire pélican
Classification
resource.originPlace
resource.filmdirector
Film distributor
composerexpression
filmproductioncompany
resource.screenwriter
Mapped to

Incoming Resources

Outgoing Resources