Roman J. Israel, ESQ. (PG-13) 122 minutes

ROMAN J. ISRAEL, ESQ. – MOVIE--(PG-13)-This dramatic thriller is set in the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system. Roman (Denzel Washington) is a driven, idealistic defense attorney whose life is suddenly disrupted. When he is recruited to join a firm led by ambitious lawyer George Pierce (Colin Farrell) and begins a friendship with a young champion for equal rights, Maya (Carmen Ejogo) a turbulent series of events ensues, which will put the activism that has defined Roman’s career to the test.