Directed by: Rod Lurie
Written by: Rod Lurie
Produced by: Rod Lurie, Bob Yari, Marc Frydman
Other cast: Kate Beckinsale, Matt Dillon, Angela Bassett, Alan Alda
Release date: December 19, 2008
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Running time: 1h 48min
When reporter Rachel Armstrong writes a story that reveals the identity of a covert CIA operative, the government demands that Rachel reveal her source. She defies the special prosecutor and is thrown in jail. Meanwhile, her attorney, Albert Burnside argues her case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.
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• I know you can’t tell me who your source is. I respect that, okay? I know about keeping secrets.
• You are an unpatriotic little cunt who’s gonna walk right off the plank in the bowels of hell!