• Publication date: January 15, 2011

Everything you trust. Everything you know. May be a lie... High Crimes: Who can you trust?

Claire Kubik is a high-powered attorney whose perfect life comes down when her husband is charged with high crimes of murder. Enlisting the aid of a shrewd military lawyer, Claire will risk her career and even her life to find the truth.

Claire Kubik is a high-powered attorney whose perfect life comes down when her husband is charged with high crimes of murder. Enlisting the aid of a shrewd military lawyer, Claire will risk her career and even her life to find the truth.

Based on the novel by Joseph Finder, HIGH CRIMES is an engaging courtroom thriller that features standout lead performances by Ashley Judd and Morgan Freeman.

Claire is shocked to discover that her husband, Tom, has been arrested by the United States Marine Corps for slaughtering innocent civilians in El Salvador many years before.

Not knowing who to believe, Claire eventually accepts her husband's pleas of innocence and sets out to defend him. With the help of wild-card ex-Marine lawyer Charlie Grimes and wet-behind-the-ears Lt. Terrence Embry, Claire attempts to set the record straight once and for all.

But as she uncovers new information that reveals a cover up even she could never have imagined, the stakes are raised, threatening her own life in the process.

This movie is rated PG-13 for violence, sexual content and language

Year: 2002

Runtime: 110 mins

Genre: Action/ Thriller

Starring:

Morgan Freeman

Ashley Judd

Adam Scott

Bruce Davison

Michael Gaston

Amanda Peet

Jim Caviezel

Tom Bower

Juan Carlos Hernandez

Directed by: Carl Franklin