John Grisham's the Rainmaker Francis Ford Coppola directs and scripts an exciting, star-packed adaptation of John Grisham's novel about an idealistic young attorney who takes on the case of a lifetime. Matt Damon (Good Will Hunting) plays Rudy Baylor, a rookie lawyer in over his head on a high-profile case. Opposing him: an army of seasoned legal sharks (led by Jon Voight). on Rudy's side: Deck Shifflet (Danny DeVito), a feisty paralawyer who specialize's in flunking the bar exam. Rudy's chances are slim to none- until he un covers a trail of corruption that might lead to the one thing that could win his case: The truth. The Pelican Brief a New Orleans law student finds herself embroiled in a terrifying web of intrigue extending to the highest levels of government after she writes a speculative legal brief exposing the activities of a powerful oil magnate.