Alan J. Pakula
The Criterion Collection
Three years after witnessing the murder of a leading senator atop Seattle2s Space Needle, reporter Joseph Frady begins digging into the mysterious circumstances surrounding the killing and stumbles into a labyrinthine conspiracy far more sinister than he could have imagined.
After engaging in an affair, a lawyer finds himself suspected of his ex-lover's murder. A suspense thriller, an American prosecutor finds himself the prime suspect in a sensational murder case, and discovers that the system of justice to which he once vigorously committed himself is now aggresively pursuing him and threatening to destroy his career, family and even his life.