“Henry ‘Hank’ Palmer (Robert Downey Jr.), a successful lawyer, returns to his hometown of Carlinville, Indiana for his mother’s funeral only to discover that his estranged father, Judge Joseph Palmer (Robert Duvall), the town’s judge, is suspected of murder. He has to now defend his father in court against Dwight Dickham, a prosecutor determined to see Joseph put away.”
The old man is so stubborn! His son must love him very much to insist on helping him!
Besides Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall, the cast also includes Vera Farmiga, Melissa Leo, Billy Bob Thornton, Vincent D’Onofrio, Jeremy Strong, Leighton Meester, Dax Shepard, David Krumholtz, and Balthazar Getty.
Release date: October 10, 2014.