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Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Roman J. Israel, Esq.

If you can’t break the law, break the system.
With a name like mine, you’d better take me seriously...
With a name like mine, you’d better take me seriously...
Hard-nosed liberal lawyer Roman J. Israel has been fighting the good fight forever while others take the credit. When his partner, the firm’s frontman, has a heart attack, Israel suddenly finds himself thrust into the spotlight. He soon discovers some unsettling truths about the firm... truths that conflict with his values of helping the poor and dispossessed, and finds himself in an existential crisis that leads to extreme actions.

117 minutes, No persons under 13 (Language, Prejudice)
Crime, Drama, On the art circuit.

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Credits
Cast
Denzel Washington, Colin Farrell, Carmen Ejogo, Lynda Gravatt, Amanda Warren Amanda Warren
Director
Dan Gilroy
ScreenplayDan Gilroy
MusicJames Newton Howard
CinematographyRobert Elswit
EditingJohn Gilroy
Sound formatsDolby Digital
SoundtrackAvailable
Made in2017
Produced byBron Studios, Cross Creek Pictures, Escape Artists, Imagenation Abu Dhabi FZ, LStar Capital, MACRO, Topic Studios

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FPB Report (SA)
GenreDrana
LanguageModerate impact, fairly frequent crude language use that is uttered to demean as well as in a social context.
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceLow impact, infrequent violence without blood-letting is noted but does not warrant consumer advice.
PrejudiceLow impact, thematic social and class related prejudice is sustained throughout the film, with no clear disapproval there of.
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.

ScreenIt Report (USA)
Sex / NudityViolenceBlood / Gore / GrossGuns /
Weapons
Profanity
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Alcohol / DrugsSmokingDisrespectful /
Bad Attitude
Imitative BehaviourFrightening /
Tense Scenes
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Jump ScenesTense Family ScenesMusic (Scary/Tense)Music (Inappropriate)Topics to talk about
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CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)
Suggested age limitPositive messagesPositive role models
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ViolenceSexLanguage
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ConsumerismDrinking, drugs, smoking
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Ratings
Scale (Max)20
What the Critics say
Cape Argus/The StarAnn Hornaday quote icon 10
24.comIlan Preskovsky quote icon 10
ScreenIt (USA)Jim Judy quote icon 9
Metacritic.com41 critics12
RottenTomatoes.com142 critics12
RottenTomatoes.comTomatometer quote icon 10
Movie Review Query Engine (USA)MRQE critics 12
CommonSenseMedia (USA)Jeffrey M. Anderson quote icon 5
What the People say
Metacritic.com49 users12
RottenTomatoes.com3764 users13
IMDB12672 Netizens13
The Movie DBCommunity12
Average .. 54%11


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