Settle in. Breathe deep. Hold tight as The Client, the best screen version yet of a John Grisham novel, delivers all-out, moment-by-moment suspense. Academy Award® winners† Susan Sarandon & Tommy Lee Jones headline this whirlwind thriller. Newcomer Brad Renfro plays 11-year-old Mark Sway, torn between what he knows & what he can never tell. A hitman will kill Mark if the boy reveals what he knows about a Mob murder. An ambitious federal prosecutor (Jones) will keep the pressure on until Mark tells all. Mark is now a pawn in a deadly game. And his only ally is a courageous attorney (Sarandon) who risks her career – and unexpectedly, her life – for him. †Sarandon: Best Actress (1995) for Dead Man Walking . Jones: Best Supporting Actor (1993) for The Fugitive.

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The Client (1994)

PG-13

Mystery/Drama/Suspense/Thriller · 2h 0m · 7/20/1994

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A District Attorney Out For A Conviction. A New Lawyer Out Of Her League. A Young Boy Who Knew Too Much.

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Settle in. Breathe deep. Hold tight as The Client, the best screen version yet of a John Grisham novel, delivers all-out, moment-by-moment suspense. Academy Award® winners† Susan Sarandon & Tommy Lee Jones headline this whirlwind thriller. Newcomer Brad Renfro plays 11-year-old Mark Sway, torn between what he knows & what he can never tell. A hitman will kill Mark if the boy reveals what he knows about a Mob murder. An ambitious federal prosecutor (Jones) will keep the pressure on until Mark tells all. Mark is now a pawn in a deadly game. And his only ally is a courageous attorney (Sarandon) who risks her career – and unexpectedly, her life – for him. †Sarandon: Best Actress (1995) for Dead Man Walking . Jones: Best Supporting Actor (1993) for The Fugitive.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Alcor Films, Regency Enterprises, Warner Bros.

Budget

$45,000,000

Revenue

$118,000,000
Part Of
Cast
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Susan Sarandon

Reggie Love
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Tommy Lee Jones

Roy Foltrigg
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Mary-Louise Parker

Dianne Sway
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Anthony LaPaglia

Barry Muldano
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J.T. Walsh

McThune
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Anthony Edwards

Clint Von Hooser
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Brad Renfro

Mark Sway
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Will Patton

Sgt. Hardy
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Bradley Whitford

Thomas Fink
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Anthony Heald

Trumann
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Kim Coates

Paul Gronke
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Kimberly Scott

Doreen
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David Speck

Ricky Sway
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William H. Macy

Dr. Greenway
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Ossie Davis

Harry Roosevelt
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Micole Mercurio

Momma Love
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William Sanderson

Wally Boxx
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Walter Olkewicz

Romey
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Amy Hathaway

Karen
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Jo Harvey Allen

Claudette
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Ron Dean

Johnny Sulari
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William Richert

Harry Bono
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Will Zahrn

Gill Beale
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Mark Cabus

Detective Nassar
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Dan Castellaneta

Slick Moeller
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John Diehl

Jack Nance
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Tom Kagy

Wheelchair Patient
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Alex Coleman

Newscaster
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Linn Sitler

Newscaster (as Linn Beck Sitler)
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Stephanie Weaver

Newscaster
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Todd Demers

Newscaster
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Ashtyn Tyler

Amber
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Ruby Wilson

Receptionist
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Andy Stahl

Agent Scherff
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Ronnie Landry

Waiter at Antoine's
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Jeffrey Buckner Ford

Bailiff (as Jeffry Ford)
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Macon McCalman

Ballatine
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Michael Detroit

Jail Medic
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John Fink

Lieutenant
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Mimmye Goode

Night Nurse
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Robert Hatchett

Paramedic
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Connye Florance

Telda
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Sandra Bray

Reporter
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Yvonne Sanders

Reporter
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Norm Woodel

Reporter
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Karen Walker

Reporter
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Rebecca Jernigan

Emergency Nurse
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Tommy Cresswell

Third FBI Agent
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Nat Robinson

Special Agent Boch
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Mary McCusker

Pretty Girl
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Bettina Rose

Woman at Desire
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Joey Hadley

Officer
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Michael Sanders

Officer
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Angelo R. Sales

Orderly
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Christopher Gray

Security Guard
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Jesse L. Dunlap

Security Guard
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Joe Kent

Elvis Impersonator
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Robbie Billings

Ballentine's Wife
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John Mason

Musician
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Robert H. Wiliams

Musician
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Darrell D. Johnson

Musician
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Mark Pyles

Helicopter Pilot
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Clay Lacy

Jet Pilot
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Gerry Loew

Pizza Man
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Anthony C. Hall

Pizza Man
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George Klein

Announcer
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Sheri Lacker

Fanning client (uncredited)
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Jeff Price

Night Janitor (uncredited)
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Terence Rosemore

Reporter (uncredited)
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Codie Scott

Man at Table (uncredited)
Crew
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Joel Schumacher

Director
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John Grisham

Writer
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Akiva Goldsman

Writer
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Robert Getchell

Writer
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(DVD)

11/3/2009

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The Client

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The Client

(DVD, Snapper)

9/1/2003

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(DVD)

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The Client/A Time to Kill

(DVD)

11/18/2003

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