Directed by: Rod Lurie
Written by: Rod Lurie
Produced by: Rod Lurie, Bob Yari, Marc Frydman
Other cast: Matt Dillon, Angela Bassett, Alan Alda, Vera Farmiga
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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• A man leaves his family to go to jail to protect a principle, and they name a holiday after him. A man leaves his children to go fight in a war, and they erect a monument to him. A woman does the same thing, and she’s a monster.