- 2 hr 21 min
The Judge is a drama film that was released in 2014. The film follows the main character Hank Palmer, who is a big city lawyer. Hank Palmer travels back to his hometown in order to defend his father, who has been accused of murder. Hank Palmer has to investigate the matter in order to clear his father’s name and to protect his practice as a judge. During the course of his investigation he comes across the deep seated secrets of the town. Hank Palmer manages to connect with his estranged family during the course of his investigation, and he is also able to learn about the reason why he moved to the city in the first place. The Judge was directed by David Dobkin and was written by Nick Schenk and Bill Dubuque. The story was created by David Dobkin and Nick Schenk. The Judge features performances by Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, and Vera Farmiga.