A Time to Kill

A Time to Kill (1996)

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Hot young newcomer Matthew McConaughey ("Boys on the Side", "Dazed and Confused"), Oscar-nominee Samuel L. Jackson ("Pulp Fiction", "Die Hard 3") and superstar Sandra Bullock head an all-star cast in this stunning thriller from best-selling author John Grisham ("The Client", "The Pelican Brief", "The Firm"). In front of hundreds of witnesses in a Southern town, a distraught man murders the two racist thugs who brutally assaulted his young daughter, and an idealistic young lawyer and a savvy law student team to defend him. Co-starring Oscar-winner Kevin Spacey, Donald Sutherland, Keifer Sutherland, Ashley Judd, Oscar-winner Brenda Fricker, Oliver Platt, Patrick McGoohan and Charles Dutton.

Synopsis

Hot young newcomer Matthew McConaughey ("Boys on the Side", "Dazed and Confused"), Oscar-nominee Samuel L. Jackson ("Pulp Fiction", "Die Hard 3") and superstar Sandra Bullock head an all-star cast in this stunning thriller from best-selling author John Grisham ("The Client", "The Pelican Brief", "The Firm"). In front of hundreds of witnesses in a Southern town, a distraught man murders the two racist thugs who brutally assaulted his young daughter, and an idealistic young lawyer and a savvy law student team to defend him. Co-starring Oscar-winner Kevin Spacey, Donald Sutherland, Keifer Sutherland, Ashley Judd, Oscar-winner Brenda Fricker, Oliver Platt, Patrick McGoohan and Charles Dutton.