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Philadelphia (1993)  link to Philadelphia on IMDb  

Nummer: 356

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7,7/10 (190057 Stimmen)

Land: USA, 125 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Englisch

Genre: Drama

Regisseur: Jonathan Demme

Darsteller: Tom Hanks (als Andrew Beckett), Denzel Washington (als Joe Miller), Roberta Maxwell (als Judge Tate), Anna Deavere Smith (als Anthea Burton), Stephanie Roth Haberle (als Rachel Smilow)

Medium: Blu-ray Disc,

Handlung: Andrew Beckett, a gay, HIV positive lawyer, is fired from his law firm in fear that they might contract HIV from him. After Andrew is fired, in a last attempt for peace, he sues his former law firm with the help of a homophobic lawyer, Joe Miller. During the court battle, Miller sees that Beckett is no different than anyone else on the gritty streets of the city of brotherly love, sheds his homophobia and helps Beckett with his case before AIDS overcomes him.

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