The Client

(1994)

Overview

A street-wise kid, Mark Sway, sees the suicide of Jerome Clifford, a prominent Louisiana lawyer, whose current client is Barry 'The Blade' Muldano, a Mafia hit-man. Before Jerome shoots himself, he tells Mark where the body of a Senator is buried. Clifford shoots himself and Mark is found at the scene, and both the FBI and the Mafia quickly realize that Mark probably knows more than he says.

  1. Robert Getchell

    Screenplay

  2. John Grisham

    Novel

  3. Akiva Goldsman

    Screenplay

  4. Joel Schumacher

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Susan Sarandon

    Susan Sarandon

    Reggie Love

  2. Tommy Lee Jones

    Tommy Lee Jones

    Roy Foltrigg

  3. Mary-Louise Parker

    Mary-Louise Parker

    Dianne Sway

  4. Anthony LaPaglia

    Anthony LaPaglia

    Barry Muldano

  5. Bradley Whitford

    Bradley Whitford

    Thomas Fink

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Status Released

Release Information

  • July 20, 1994
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 59m

Budget $45,000,000.00

Revenue $117,615,211.00

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