Check it Out: Reversal of Fortune
Published November 30, 2012
Tags: law, law library, legal movies
Reversal of Fortune is the movie adaptation of the events in 1980 that captured the attention of everyone in the United States. Academy Award winning Jeremy Irons portrays the European aristocrat Claus von Bulow, who was convicted of murdering his wife Sunny and released on bail pending an appeal. Watch as Claus von Bulow proclaims his innocent and hires Harvard Law professor Dershowitz (Ron Silver) to handle the appeal.