Roman J. Israel, Esq.

  Release Date: 2017-11-22
  Rating: 5.9
  MPAA Rating: PG-13
  Genre: Crime, Drama
  Runtime: 129 minutes
  Country: USA
  Language: English
  Tags: N/A

Roman J. Israel, Esq. is an American crime thriller film telling the story about Roman, a black man who happened to be the right hand man of a social activist, who also worked as mentor for Roman. Upon his mentor’s death, Roman seems lost and joins a high profile law firm, where he gets a case to defend a murderer. This case gets Roman where it hurts the most, as his moral grounds will be tested and everything that he has stood for all his life is at the very risk of falling apart in an instant. The film then gets into how Roman gets out of this mess, with his conscience unharmed.