Overview

Hard-nosed liberal lawyer Roman J. Israel has been fighting the good fight forever while others take the credit. When his partner – the firm’s frontman – has a heart attack, Israel suddenly takes on that role. He soon discovers some unsettling truths about the firm – truths that conflict with his values of helping the poor and dispossessed – and finds himself in an existential crisis that leads to extreme actions.

  1. Dan Gilroy

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Denzel Washington

    Denzel Washington

    Roman J. Israel, Esq.

  2. Colin Farrell

    Colin Farrell

    George Pierce

  3. Carmen Ejogo

    Carmen Ejogo

    Maya Alston

  4. Lynda Gravatt

    Lynda Gravatt

    Vernita Wells

  5. Amanda Warren

    Amanda Warren

    Lynn Jackson

Full Cast & Crew

Roman J. Israel, Esq.
Roman J. Israel, Esq.

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  • November 17, 2017
    PG-13
    Theatrical (limited)

    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.

  • November 22, 2017
    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.

  • January 30, 2018
    PG-13
    Digital

    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.

  • February 13, 2018
    PG-13
    Physical

    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 2h 9m

Budget $22,000,000.00

Revenue $11,942,780.00

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