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Advocate's Devil

Advocate's Devil

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Sunday, October 05, 1997 7.4 12 3
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  • Season: 1997-98
  • Network: ABC
  • Genre: Mystery
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Courtroom Drama, Rape/Molestation, Suspense/Thriller
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the novel by Alan Dershowitz. A struggling attorney and widowed father of a 17 year old girl gets a major case when he is hired by a wholesome-looking basketball star, who's up on a a rape charge. He rejoices when he gets his client off but his euphoria is short lived when he begins piecing together a disturbing story about the athlete. He ultimately finds himself racing through the streets of San Francisco trying to prevent a sexual assault on his own daughter.


Production Company:

  • Presto Prods., Columbia TriStar TV

Production Type:

  • Independent
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