It's amazing how this extensive film manages to introduce you fully into the story in the first few minutes without telling you anything. Throughout the film are mixed passages of youth and old age of the characters, and each of them works as if they were a first film and a sequel. Simply there could be two movies, and it would work too. But the final editing achieved by the director is perfect. The passages of the first steps of…
Excellent criticism of lawyers and their lack of ethics, in addition to having great moments very well directed by this great director. I think it's an underrated film, maybe because more is expected from Coppola. But he does not disappoint in his intention to show how a young lawyer begins his ways in the law, and how he ends up realizing that if he continues to practice he will become one of those lawyers who only want to win trials, at any cost. In addition, the film keeps you expectant throughout its extension, a factor not less when analyzing the cinema.