A Civil Action

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A Civil Action

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John Travolta

Jan Schlichtmann

Robert Duvall

Jerome Facher

Tony Shalhoub

Kevin Conway

William H. Macy

James Gordon

Storyline

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 ... more


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aandcbolt

Karma124129

Grade

A+

great movie28 May 2015

Outstandingly directed, beautifully shot, with a first rate script, A CIVIL ACTION is a Must See Movie!

Heather

Karma32669

Grade

B+

A Civil Action02 July 2014

This movie was okay.

Lizzy

Karma1299050

Grade

B+

This was a good movie22 April 2012

This was a good movie

Mad About Movies

Karma1317540

Grade

B+

good movie worth watching14 March 2012

good movie worth watching

nikkos

Karma31813

Grade

B+

Travolta Drama29 May 2010

John Travolta plays a hot-shot civil action lawyer who cynically takes on the case of a town's poisoned water supply, only to find himself emotionally drawn into the case.

type casting

Karma159850

Grade

A+

Cheers for John Travolta28 October 2009

Travolta is often cast as the villain in movies and this story hints that he is again the villain but the story turns and surprises you. A very good and tender movie that no one should miss.

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