Slick courtroom drama directed by Sidney Lumet. Rebbecca de Mornay stars as Jennifer Haines, one of the top female lawyers in the country, who has just had a major success as defendant of a notorious gangster. A challenging new case comes her way in the form of smooth-talking playboy and ladies' man David Greenhill (Don Johnson), who has been charged with the murder of his rich socialite wife, who was pushed to her death through an open window - leaving him in line to inherit a massive fortune. At first, Jennifer is seduced by David's polished charm... but she soon discovers he harbours a terrifying secret agenda. She must decide how far she should go to protect her client's rights - not to mention her own life.