When reporter Rachel Armstrong writes a story that reveals the identity of a covert CIA operative, the government demands that Rachel reveal her source. She defies the special prosecutor and is thrown in jail. Meanwhile, her attorney, Albert Burnside argues her case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

  1. Rod Lurie

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Kate Beckinsale

    Kate Beckinsale

    Rachel Armstrong

  2. Matt Dillon

    Matt Dillon

    Patton Dubois

  3. Angela Bassett

    Angela Bassett

    Bonnie Benjamin

  4. Alan Alda

    Alan Alda

    Alan Burnside

  5. Preston Bailey

    Preston Bailey

    Timmy Armstrong

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Nothing But the Truth
Nothing But the Truth



Status Released

Release Information

  • December 19, 2008


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 48m

Budget $11,500,000.00

Revenue $186,702.00

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