An upcoming 2011 mystery suspense thriller film adapted from a novel of the same name by Michael Connelly, which is directed by Brad Furman. The film starring Matthew McConaughey, Ryan Phillippe, John Leguizamo, William H. Macy and Marisa Tomei.
The story follows Mickey Haller (McConaughey) is a Los Angeles criminal defense attorney who operates out of the back of his Lincoln sedan. Haller has spent most of his career defending garden-variety criminals, until he lands the case of his career: defending Louis Roulet (Phillippe), a Beverly Hills playboy accused of rape and attempted murder. But the seemingly straightforward case suddenly develops into a deadly game of survival for Haller.
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