Roman J. Israel, Esq.
In Theatres November 22nd, 2017
Roman J. Israel is an idealistic defense attorney whose life gets upended when his mentor — civil rights icon William Henry Jackson — falls into a vegetative states and dies. He’s then recruited to join a law firm led by George Pierce, an ambitious lawyer who was one of Jackson’s former students. Israel’s legacy of activism soon gets put to the test when he takes on the case of Langston Bailey, a young man accused of murder.