The Pelican Brief
Law student Julia Roberts has a theory about the murder of two Supreme Court justices, and she calls it "The Pelican Brief." But if it's only a theory, why are the people who read the brief being killed? Realizing she may be next, Roberts goes underground with ace investigative reporter Denzel Washington to follow a twisted trail that reaches the highest levels of government.
Starring Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Sam Shepard
Director Alan J. Pakula