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The Devil’s Advocate

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A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.

An exceptionally adept Florida lawyer is offered a job to work in New York City for a high-end law firm with a high-end boss – the biggest opportunity of his career to date.

Devil’s Advocate thematically raises the preposition that ‘is winning everything’ in the legal profession.Does a lawyer commits the basic sin of Vanity if he believes his job is to win, as Kevin does. Further the movie in John Milton’s trenchant speech questions the very notion of righteousness in the post-modern world. Milton’s speech rips apart the whole discourse of religion when he presents the inherent contradiction of it. Kevin’s dilemma reflects the modern man who accuses the circumstances for being what he is,the culture dominated by making money ‘which build egos of the size of cathedral’, the question is can one really call what one does ‘freely-willed’?. The movie deals with these ‘Hamltian questions’ in a lawyer’s mind. Written by [email protected]

Tagline:Evil has its winning ways.
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Language:English, Français, Deutsch, Italiano, 普通话, Español
Budget:$ 57.000.000,00
Revenue:$ 152.944.660,00