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The Devil's Advocate

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Al Pacino, The Devil's Advocate

The Devil's Advocate

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Al Pacino, Keanu Reeves, Judith Ivey, Jeffrey Jones, Connie Nielsen, Charlize Theron
director:
Taylor Hackford
author:
Tony Gilroy, Jonathan Lemkin
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, Drama

We gave it a B

Embarrassingly entertaining. A young attorney (Keanu Reeves) is recruited to join a New York law firm run by John Milton (Al Pacino), a lawyer so ruthless, so egomaniacal, that he?s?well, he?s even more shameless than Alan Dershowitz. Pacino, of course, is playing the devil himself, and the premise of his outrageous performance is that it?s fun to be the baddest guy on God?s block.