Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Release date:November 3, 2017
(limited; expands: Nov. 10; wide: Nov. 17)

Studio:Columbia Pictures (Sony)

Director:Dan Gilroy

MPAA Rating:N/A

Screenwriter:

Starring:Denzel Washington, Colin Farrell, Carmen Ejogo

Genre:Drama, Thriller

Plot Summary:

"Roman J. Israel, Esq." is a dramatic thriller set in the underbelly of the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system. Denzel Washington stars as a driven, idealistic defense attorney whose life is upended when a turbulent series of events challenge the activism that has defined his career. Colin Farrell co-stars as the ambitious, monied lawyer who recruits Roman to his firm.