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Buy the pelican brief by john grisham (isbn: 9780099537168) from amazon's a legal brief showing how the judges might have been murdered for political reasons, gets a bit silly at times but treat it like an action film and you'll be fine. In many ways the pelican brief might be considered as routine as the film in terms of james horner thriller scores all the ingredients you might. The pelican brief summary of box office results, charts and release information and related links genre, rank thriller - political, 9 travelogue - new orleans .
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In the movie the pelican brief, this meant exposing corrupt government officials —including the president of the united states—in a cover-up. Read common sense media's the pelican brief review, age rating, and parents this is a great movie and very enjoyable if you like political/legal thrillers. Politics is not an area of interest to me but throw in a little hollywood magic and some a-list movie stars and i'll flock -) to the theater like i did.