Hard-nosed liberal lawyer Roman J. Israel has been fighting the good fight forever while others take the credit. When his partner – the firm's frontman – has a heart attack, Israel suddenly takes on that role. He soon discovers some unsettling truths about the firm – truths that conflict with his values of helping the poor and dispossessed – and finds himself in an existential crisis that leads to extreme actions.
- Year: 2017
- Country: United States of America
- Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
- Studio: Culture China - Image Nation Abu Dhabi Fund, Cross Creek Pictures, Bron Studios, Escape Artists, Imagenation Abu Dhabi FZ, MACRO, Topic Studios, Columbia Pictures
- Keyword: briefcase, civil rights, murder, lawyer, los angeles, california, courtroom
- Director: Dan Gilroy
- Cast: Denzel Washington, Colin Farrell, Carmen Ejogo, Lynda Gravatt, Amanda Warren, Hugo Armstrong