Reasonable Doubt Synopsis
When up-and-coming District Attorney Mitch Brockden (Cooper) commits a fatal hit-and-run, he feels compelled to manipulate the case to acquit the accused criminal who was found with the body and blamed for the crime. Following the trial, Mitch’s...
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The A.V. Club

By Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
A courtroom thriller that becomes sillier and more generic as it zips along. It moves fast (a rare quality for a contemporary thriller), but...
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Los Angeles Times

By Gary Goldstein
Contrived and predictable yet fairly tense.
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The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
In lieu of tension, the film is stuffed with crazed musical crescendos, amateurish structural feints and pregnant pauses that cry out for...
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Slant Magazine

By Chuck Bowen
You may feel as if you're watching two or three abbreviated episodes of Law & Order in quick succession rather than a fully realized movie.
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By Scott Foundas
This utterly unmemorable, uninspired and unnecessary genre exercise should fade from view so fast they might just as soon have called it...
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By thompsonda777
One of the best mystery/suspense films I've seen in a long time. The acting was beyond stellar....

By jaclyncaswell
It wasn't terrible but probably better as a rental....

reasonable doubt

By joiedunn

Good Movie

By solutions274
I enjoyed the movie, I experienced the suspense. As always, the incredibly talented and versatile Jackson gives us a memorable performance. The three stars are due to the storytelling pace. The...

good movie

By krsdiva1

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Rated R | For Language and Violence