A Civil Action

Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to 'get rid of' a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that he is willing to give up everything—including his career and his clients' goals—in order to continue the case against all odds.

Directed by: Steven Zaillian Jane Goldsmith
Genres: Drama,
Production Company: Touchstone Pictures, Paramount, Wildwood Enterprises,

A Civil Action - Justice has its price. - Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 25-12-1998
  • Runtime: 115 Minutes
  • Popularity: 9.50
  • Vote Count: 268
  • IMDB Rating: 6.3
  • Budget: USD 70,000,000
  • Revenue: USD 56,702,901
  • Region: United States of America ( US ),
  • Homepage: N/A






Photo Name Character
John Travolta - Azwaad Movie Database John Travolta Jan Schlichtmann
Robert Duvall - Azwaad Movie Database Robert Duvall Jerome Facher
Tony Shalhoub - Azwaad Movie Database Tony Shalhoub Kevin Conway
William H. Macy - Azwaad Movie Database William H. Macy James Gordon
Zeljko Ivanek - Azwaad Movie Database Zeljko Ivanek Bill Crowley
Bruce Norris - Azwaad Movie Database Bruce Norris William Cheeseman
John Lithgow - Azwaad Movie Database John Lithgow Judge Walter J. Skinner
Kathleen Quinlan - Azwaad Movie Database Kathleen Quinlan Anne Anderson
Peter Jacobson - Azwaad Movie Database Peter Jacobson Neil Jacobs
Mary Mara - Azwaad Movie Database Mary Mara Kathy Boyer
Photo Name Department
Conrad L. Hall-Camera Conrad L. Hall Camera (Director of Photography)
Avy Kaufman-Production Avy Kaufman Production (Casting)
Danny Elfman-Sound Danny Elfman Sound (Original Music Composer)
Steven Zaillian-Writing Steven Zaillian Writing (Screenplay)
Steven Zaillian-Directing Steven Zaillian Directing (Director)
Steven Zaillian-Production Steven Zaillian Production (Producer)
Scott Rudin-Production Scott Rudin Production (Producer)
Robert Redford-Production Robert Redford Production (Producer)
David Gropman-Art David Gropman Art (Production Design)
Rachel Pfeffer-Production Rachel Pfeffer Production (Producer)

See Full Cast & Crew of A Civil Action


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