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The Judge

Robert Downey Jr and Robert Duvall in 'The Judge'

In "The Judge," Downey stars as big city lawyer Hank Palmer, who returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, the town’s judge (Duvall), is suspected of murder. He sets out to discover the truth and along the way reconnects with the family he walked away from years before.

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HitFix Reviews and Ratings

  • D+
    David Dobkin's new film 'The Judge' was obviously designed to be a big crowd-pleasing star vehicle for Robert Downey jr., but thanks to a cliche-driven script, this one is both too long and largely laughable.

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Released - Friday, October 10 , 2014
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