High Crimes is a 2002 American thriller film directed by Carl Franklin and starring Ashley Judd and Morgan Freeman, reunited from the 1997 film Kiss the Girls. The screenplay by Yuri Zeltser and Grace Cary Bickley is based on Joseph Finder's eponymous 1998 novel.
Claire Kubik: Lieutenant, I am an attorney. May I please see the charging document?
Lt. Embry: We call it a charge sheet.
Claire Kubik: Fabulous. May I see it?
Jackie: I just don't believe it. I refuse.
Charlie Grimes: My assistant now used to say 'truth is less fun than fiction'.
Jackie: Terry would never do that!
Claire Kubik: Oh, you're screwin' him so you know him?
Jackie: Excuse me, Mrs RON CHAPMAN!
(Charlie and his dog Delilah's answering machine)
Charlie Grimes: This is C.W. Grimes and associates. If you wanna talk to Charlie you should leave a message after the beep. I you wanna talk to Delilah, you should get your head examined!
|Release Date||3 April 2002|
|US Box Office||$42,000,000|
|Tagline||Everything you trust. Everything you know. May be a lie...|
|Genre||Crime, Thriller, Drama|
|Filming Locations||Alameda, California, USA|
|Sound Mix||DTS, Dolby Digital|
|Film Class||Psychological Thriller, Courtroom Drama|
|Themes||Courts Martial, Political Corruption, Woman In Jeopardy, Double Life|
|Tones||Tense, Paranoid, Talky, Ominous|