The Pelican Brief-1993- When law student Darby Shaw (Julia Roberts) writes a brief on her theory about the motive behind the assassinations of two Supreme Court justices, she finds bullets flying in her direction and turns to investigative reporter Gray Grantham (Denzel Washington) for help. Director Alan J. Pakula returns to the world of inside-the-Beltway conspiracies with this legal thriller based on a John Grisham novel.
Directed by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen. With George Clooney, John Turturro, Tim Blake Nelson, John Goodman. In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them.
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln ($6.04) http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B000N2HBSO/hpb2-20/ASIN/B000N2HBSO This is a very interesting and well written book. - It humanizes President Lincoln and increases one's appreciation of this great man. - You can't see the movie Lincoln without reading this book.