Drama. An idealistic criminal defense attorney (Denzel Washington) faces a crisis of character when his partner falls ill.
- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
- Infrequent portrayals of gun and hand-to-hand violence – no blood or detail
- Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context
- Ethics and morality
- Race and class
- Social responsibility and the legal system
Rated PG for coarse language