Philadelphia (1993)
No one would take on his case... until one man was willing to take on the system.
poster Philadelphia
IMDb Rating:
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7.7/10 (224177 votes)

Country:United States, 125 minutes

Spoken Languages:English

Genre(s):Drama

Director(s):Jonathan Demme

Video Codec:Unknown

Number: 3267

Storyline:
Fearing it would compromise his career, lawyer Andrew Beckett hides his homosexuality and HIV status at a powerful Philadelphia law firm. But his secret is exposed when a colleague spots the illness's telltale lesions. Fired shortly afterwards, Beckett resolves to sue for discrimination, teaming up with Joe Miller (Denzel Washington), the only lawyer willing to help. In court, they face one of his ex-employers top litigators, Belinda Conine.

Cast:
Tom Hanks (as Andrew Beckett), Denzel Washington (as Joe Miller), Roberta Maxwell (as Judge Tate), Daniel Chapman (as Clinic Storyteller), Ron Vawter (as Bob Seidman)

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1