Michael Haller (Matthew McConaughey), a slick, charismatic Los Angeles criminal defense attorney lands the case of a lifetime: defending a rich Beverly Hills playboy (Ryan Phillippe) accused of attempted murder.
Based on the best selling novel by Michael Connelly.
March 31 2011
Michael Haller is a Los Angeles criminal defence 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 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.