The Gingerbread Man
|Writers:||Al Hayes and John Grisham|
|Director of Photography:||Gu Chang-wei|
|Production Designer:||Stephen Altman|
|Polygram Films; R; 115 minutes|
|Cast:||Kenneth Branagh, Embeth Davidtz, Robert Downey, Jr., Daryl Hannah, Tom Berenger, Robert Duvall and Famke Janssen.|
|Based on an original story by John Grisham|
Altman's stylish directing and Branagh's first-rate performance as a womanizing lawyer take Grisham to a new level. The appealing Savannah setting and an engaging cast of quirky minor characters, including a lazy dick played by Downey, Jr. and Hannah's bitter secretary, make this sleeper a lively surprise.