The Devil's Advocate
- 2 hr 23 min
The Devil's Advocate is the age old story of good versus evil and the gift of free will. The main character, played by Keanu Reeves, is a slick talking lawyer whose vocabulary does not even include the word lose. Reeves is offered a high powered attorney position in a prestigious New York law firm, one that is almost to good to be true. He and his pregnant wife played by Charlize Theron, pick up and move from their country living for the city life. the firm is headed by none other than Robert De Niro who offers the world but never betrays the ultimate cost. As always, things go extremely well at first. Reeves is finding success in his defense of some questionable characters and Theron is finding joy nesting in their new lavish apartment. As the movie progresses they both find that appearances can be very deceiving. Dealing with the stress of his new job proves to be straining on his home life and his marriage becomes to crumble as a result added to the fact that something seems just a little off with Reeve's new boss and company.