McConaughey plays Jake Brigance, a lawyer. who agrees to defend Carl Lee, who is accused of the murder of two rapists. This action drama is directed by Joel Schumacher. Co-starring Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Spacey, Ashley Judd, Patrick McGoohan, and Donald Sutherland.
I went out in the yard and yelled `(bleep) yeah!’ about twenty times. Then I went back into the house, got down on my knees and thanked God for the opportunity he had given me.