The Firm

"Good"

The Firm Review


Run, Tom, run! Mr. Cruise got a workout in this picture, a film that had him on the run from the evil law firm that employed him and whose clients consist only of mobsters, killers, and other crooks. An all-star cast otherwise makes up for a largely uninspired, overly complex, and far too long movie that nonetheless maintains audience interest throughout a 2.5+ hour runtime. Holly Hunter is particularly good as a slutty private eye's assistant -- in fact, she was nominated for an Oscar for the cheeseball role. Hal Holbrook also earns high marks as an appropriately evil and mysterious bossman.


The Firm

Facts and Figures

Run time: 154 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 30th June 1993

Box Office Worldwide: $270.2M

Budget: $42M

Distributed by: Paramount Pictures

Production compaines: Mirage Enterprises, Paramount Pictures, Davis Entertainment

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Fresh: 39 Rotten: 13

IMDB: 6.8 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Starring: as Mitch McDeere, as Abby McDeere, as Avery Tolar, as Oliver Lambert, as Lamar Quinn, as William Devasher, as Wayne Tarrance, as Tammy Hemphill, as Ray McDeere, as Eddie Lomax, as The Nordic Man, as F. Denton Voyles, as Kay Quinn

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