- 1 hr 36 min
The movie Shakedown follows the unlikely pair of a lawyer teaming up with a cop. Roland Dalton is a public defender. He is burned out and tired. Dalton is almost ready to give up on the law and try something new. He is trying a case where a drug dealer is accused of killing a cop. The dealer claims the shooting was an act of self defense. Dalton seeks the help of veteran cop Richie Marks to find out the truth. Dalton has a feeling there is more to this story and there may be corruptions within the police department. The lawyer and the cop and investigating what really happened and what is really going on within the police department. He find himself in a quest for the truth and is facing his former love who is the opposing lawyer in court. This movie stars Peter Weller, Sam Elliott, and Patricia Charbonneau.