High Crimes

Synopsis: High powered lawyer Claire Kubik finds her world turned upside down when her husband, who she thought was Tom Kubik, is arrested and is revealed to be Ron Chapman. Chapman is on trial for a murder of Latin American villagers while he was in the Marines. Claire soon learns that to navigate the military justice system, she'll need help from the somewhat unconventional Charlie Grimes; meanwhile, Claire's sister, Jackie, is falling in love with wet-behind-the-ears Lieutenant Embry assigned as the official defense lawyer. And most of the eyewitnesses have rather too conveniently died.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Director(s): Carl Franklin
  2 nominations.
 
IMDB:
6.3
Metacritic:
48
PG-13
Year:
2002
115 min
17 Views

If you get a chance,

get over to the marine,

check out the marine's county

arts fair. It's amazing.

It will be going on through this

thanksgiving weekend.

Well, nothing change.

We got fog and low cloud in

both east bay and here in

San Francisco.

And we looking at a high of 68

degree.

Time now is twenty three after

seven.

Oh my god.

Honey, turn it off.

We gotta make a baby.

I can't do that now.

We have an issue that need to

be resolved.

It's red.

Good, I'll talk to you later.

I thought you had a sentencing.

I do. So we got to hurry.

We have got 7 minutes.

I'll be only 4 minutes late if

I check my messages in the car.

How about 10 minutes for us and

transportation?

Mind in thirteen.

No, suppose to be you're on

top.

How come I never hear you say

that?

So nice.

But I think I can get a new

trial.

Claire, I don't know we should

bite off that much.

It's her first defense.

We could ask for Lenience.

The juries' forewoman is an

advocate.

She is not an impartial jury.

I don't know. hate to push.

This is a rape case.

I don't want top piss the judge

off.

Trust me on this, Alex.

You telling me this is joking?

Your honour, my client is

looking at some serious time in

jail.

While this guy are laughing

all the way to CNN.

That ridiculous.

Your honour,

jury number 9 is a rape victim.

She's a major fund raiser for

sexual assault hotline.

I must point out now however,

the prosecution should have

submitted those fact.

And the prosecutor's misconduct

does not stop there.

Really, how do you figure that?

The very D.A. office handle her

case 8 years ago.

And I find it impossible to

believe that no one in the team

recognize her.

This is outrageous.

I'm very pleased that she

gonna receive a new trial.

His victim said she've been

rape all over again.

This time by the system.

My heart goes out to her.

But anyone is violating the

regulations, justice will

redress.

Good job.

Good job,

I need to talk to you.

Good, I need gossip.

That was luck.

Just like your Bruins last

night. Sorry about that.

She scores again.

Well the heart of America's

democracy beats on.

Would you punch up my calendar,

please?

Pleasure or business?

Both. Thanks.

Oh, hi, big guy.

Good work Claire.

We proud of you.

Thank you very much.

I guess we're like partner

right here from January first.

I didn't know you were

clairvoyance.

Really?

Are you serious?

We'll see.

Not bad.

I think that was just lucky.

Bring it up, girl.

Pretty.

Pretty nice.

-Pretty lucky.

Well?

I don't think you have a shot.

Fifteen ball in that pocket.

Not this life time, pal.

Yes.

That is not fair.

You can't use your left hand.

You're a mutant.

Hey, guys, look.

You were great.

Look at you.

Honey.

Lock the door.

Someone is in the house.

Hurry.

damn kids.

It's okay, honey.

Send somebody right away.

Are you okay?

Oh, god.

I'm fine.

Baby alert.

Could we meet your baby?

Oh, my god, what a doll.

You want a T-shirt or

something?

All men all across America buy T-shirt.

Nice.

Yeah, that's the spirit.

Interesting.

Really interesting.

Keys, please.

What is it baby?

FBI !

Get down!

Leave me alone!

You know you're looking at

multimillion dollar lawsuit,

right Mr. Mulkon?

It is Mullins.

Special agent Mullins.

You have a warrant for the

arrest of someone named

Ron Chatman.

My husband is Tom Kubik.

Your computer obviously have

some kind of psychotic break.

It wasn't our computer.

If you people had got any

closer, you would have burn the

guy. Alright?

Fine. Forget about it.

It wasn't our computer.

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