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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Keanu Reeves
Charlize Theron
Jeffrey Jones
Al Pacino
Directors
Taylor Hackford
Screenwriters
Andrew Neiderman
Jonathan Lemkin
Tony Gilmore
Running Time
144 minutes

The Devil's Advocate
Pacino and Reeves star in this dark drama


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Plot
Top lawyer Kevin is lured to the big city for the job of a lifetime. He brings his wife Mary-Ann and, at first, everything seems perfect. But soon Kevin starts to get suspicious about his boss.


Verdict
High art this may not be, and certainly no Paradise Lost, but fine filmic entertainment it most definitely is.


Reviewed by Darren Bignell

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