The Devils Advocate
An exceptionally adept Florida lawyer is offered a job to work in New York City for a high-end law firm with a high-end boss - the biggest opportunity of his career to date.
Keywords: #Al Pacino #Charlize Theron #Connie Nielsen #Craig T. Nelson #Jeffrey Jones #Judith Ivey #Keanu Reeves #Taylor Hackford #The Devils Advocate
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August 24, 2008 This supremely silly supernatural potboiler is slickly entertaining for just under two hours and absolutely hilarious for 10 minutes near the end...Read in Source
Common Sense Media
July 12, 2016 Violence, sex, profanity dominate graphic temptation tale.Read in Source
July 01, 2011 Stylishly seductive and well-acted by Al Pacino and Keanu Reeves, but thematically flawed, Taylor Hackford's film is yet another version of the Faustian morality tale.Read in Source
Globe and Mail
July 12, 2002 [Hackford] seems stuck in a private limbo, unable to decide whether he's making a special-effects flick or a pop-philosophical tract.Read in Source
January 01, 2000 The movie never fully engaged me; my mind raced ahead of the plot, and the John Grisham stuff clashed with the Exorcist stuff.Read in Source
October 17, 2012 Far too bland and mediocre to really pull off such heavy handed themes...Read in Source
San Francisco Chronicle
June 18, 2002 The movie's greatest strength is that it becomes more complex and rewarding as it goes along.Read in Source
June 24, 2006 Regrettably, an overblown finale and redundant trick ending undercut the mild subversiveness of what's gone before.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
February 14, 2001 Although it's nice for a film to be ambitious, there is such a thing as overreaching.Read in Source
September 26, 2012 Outrageously entertaining ... The picture's most superlative turn comes from Charlize Theron, who's a revelation in the first role to really show off her talents.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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