The Gingerbread Man

PolyGram (1998)
Special Interest, Thriller, Mystery
USA | English | Color | 1h 54min
5.7

Savannah lawyer Rick Magruder is at a party celebrating his courtroom victory defending a cop killer when a member of the catering staff, Mallory Doss, discovers her car has been stolen. Having had a few drinks, Magruder offers to give her a lift home, a decision that turns into a one night stand. Rick soon learns that her nut-case father, Dixon, seems to have begun threatening her again. Rick puts the force of his law firm behind Mallory, who he barely knows, has Dixon picked up by the police, and subpoenas the girl's belligerent ex-husband, Pete, to testify against the old man. Dixon is put away in an asylum. However, he soon escapes, putting the lives of everyone who conspired against him in jeopardy.


Cast View all

Famke Janssen Leeanne
Jesse James Jeff
Daryl Hannah Lois Harlan
Kenneth Branagh Rick Magruder
Tom Berenger Pete Randle
Robert Duvall Dixon Doss
Embeth Davidtz Mallory Doss
Mae Whitman Libby
Robert Downey Jr. Clyde Pell
Clyde Hayes Carl Alden
Danny Darst Sheriff Hope
Walter Hartridge Edmund Hess
Rosemary Newcott Dr. Bernice Sampson
Lori Beth Sikes Betty the Babysitter
Troy Byer Konnie Dugan
Julia Ryder-Perce Cassandra
Sonny Seller Phillip Dunson
Vernon E. Jordan Larry Benjamin

Crew View all

Director Robert Altman
Writer Robert Altman, John Grisham, Clyde Hayes
Producer Jeremy Tannenbaum
Photography Changwei Gu
Musician Mark Isham

Editions

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025192244124 DVD 1 Aug 13, 2002 Special Edition
044008504924 DVD 1 Jan 11, 2000 Special Edition
9781595195685 DVD 1 Jun 30, 2007
044008504825 DVD 2 Sep 30, 1999
3700173222526 DVD 2 Jan 03, 2008
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044008504931 Feb 01, 2000
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094922125033 Sep 15, 2008
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