Based on the bestseller by John Grisham, THE CLIENT is a slickly packaged thriller wrapped in fashionable paranoia and tied up with an incongruously heartening moral. Susan Sarandon won an Academy Award nomination for her portrayal of anti-establishment lawyer Reggie Love, whose tough
surface hides a heart of pure Jell-O.
When young Mark Sway (Brad Renfro) discovers the truth about the murder of a US Senator, he becomes the prey of murderous gangster Barry Muldano (Anthony LaPaglia). In desperate need of help, the boy walks into the office of feisty recovering alcoholic Reggie Love (Sarandon), who can't resist a
hopeless case. Her first task is to protect Mar...