- 1 hr 59 min
In the Client, a young boy with a hard life finds his world turned upside down when he witnesses a man commit suicide. The man, a lawyer, held a secret, the location of a wanted dead body. Learning that secret exposes the boy to a dangerous world where he is caught between a corrupt legal system desperate for information and a mob killer determined to cover his tracks. All the boy has is his mother, little brother and one tough lawyer that he must learn to trust who is determined to keep him alive. Despite acting tough, desperation takes over, with threats coming from both sides of the system making it hard for him to protect himself and his family. His lawyer has one final idea which might provide safety for him and his family or kill them all. Starring Susan Sarandon and Tommy Lee Jones, the 1994 movie is a dramatic rendition of a classic legal thriller by John Grisham.