Alan J. Pakula

The Pelican Brief

The Pelican Brief

The Pelican Brief
IMDb: 6.6
141 min

Two Supreme Court Justices have been assassinated. One lone law student has stumbled upon the truth. An investigative journalist wants her story. Everybody else wants her dead.

Presumed Innocent

Presumed Innocent

Presumed Innocent
IMDb: 6.9
127 min

Life takes a nasty twist for D.A. Rusty Sabich when the woman he has been romantically involved with is murdered. He is assigned to investigate the case, but is soon…

Sophie’s Choice

Sophie’s Choice

Sophie’s Choice
IMDb: 7.6
151 min

Stingo, a young writer, moves to Brooklyn in 1947 to begin work on his first novel. As he becomes friendly with Sophie and her lover Nathan, he learns that she…

All the President’s Men

All the President’s Men

All the President’s Men
IMDb: 7.9
138 min

In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters. He is surprised to…

Genre: Best History
Klute

Klute

Klute
IMDb: 7.1
114 min

This acclaimed thriller stars Jane Fonda as Bree Daniel, a New York City call girl who becomes enmeshed in an investigation into the disappearance of a business executive. Detective John…