With Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, Vera Farmiga, Billy Bob Thornton. Big-city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder.
a tribal hero exercising leadership among the Hebrews after the death of Joshua. The Judge embodies the Confucian adage: what you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others. Hank (Downey) defends an insurance company executive who denies insurance coverage to terminally ill patients.