“The Spanish Prisoner” quotes

(1997)
Movie The Spanish Prisoner
Title The Spanish Prisoner
Year 1997
Director David Mamet
Genre Drama, Thriller, Mystery
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Plot – Joe Ross has developed an innovative process to produce bigger profits for his company. On St. Estephe island he meets a secretary called Susan and Jimmy Dell, a mysterious man. When he returns to New York, Joe thinks his boss Klein wants to remove him from the development of his own process, so Jimmy, a lawyer, defends him, but he proves to be an impostor and Joe turns to FBI agent McCune. They plan to frame Jimmy but nor McCune isn't a real FBI agent. On a ferry Jimmy tries to kill Joe but he's shot in turn by the county sheriff. Now Joe is free, but he discovers everyone has agreed to frame him.
All actors – Campbell Scott, Steve Martin, Rebecca Pidgeon, Ben Gazzara, Ricky Jay, Felicity Huffman, Richard L. Friedman, Jerry Graff, G. Roy Levin, Hilary Hinckle, David Pittu, Christopher Kaldor
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