Genre: Drama Age Rating: PG-13 Quality: WebRip Rating: 6.6
 A Civil Action (1998) (View More Info)
IMDB User Ratings: 6.6 (26420 votes)
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DirectorSteven ZaillianMusicDanny Elfman
Year 1998Runtime 1 Hour 55 Minutes
Country USAProduction Henry J. Golas David McGiffert Rachel Pfeffer
IMDB Rating 6.6Language English
Genre Drama CastJohn Travolta , Robert Duvall , Tony Shalhoub
 Summary
Jan Schlichtmann, a tenacious lawyer, is addressed by a group of families. When investigating the seemingly non-profiting case, he finds it to be a major environmental issue that has a lot of impact potential. A leather production company could be responsible for several deadly cases of leukemia, but also is the main employer for the area. Schlichtmann and his three colleagues set out to have the company forced to decontaminate the affected areas, and of course to sue for a major sum of compensation. But the lawyers of the leather company's mother company are not easy to get to, and soon Schlichtmann and his friends find themselves in a battle of mere survival.




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