A man in a legal but hurtful business needs an escort for some social events, and hires a beautiful prostitute he meets only to fall in love. 'erin brockovich' everett collection julia roberts took on the title character in erin brockovich , a single mom of three who discovers that people are being poisoned by their water supply and. Erin brockovich is a 2000 american biographical film directed by steven soderbergh and written by susannah grant the film is a dramatization of the true story of erin brockovich , portrayed by julia roberts , who fought against the energy corporation pacific gas and electric company (pg&e.
Erin brockovich julia roberts won the oscar for best actress for her role in this 2000 film (who could forget her hilarious acceptance speech ) the biographical film follows brockovich, a legal assistant and single mother of three, and her determination to bring down a california power company that was allegedly polluting a city's water supply. Erin brockovich (roberts) is a single mother of three who, after losing a personal injury lawsuit, asks her lawyer, ed masry (albert finney), if he can help her find a job ed gives her work as a file clerk in his office, and she runs across some information on a little-known case filed against pacific gas and electric. In legally blonde, reese witherspoon brought charm and wit to the character of elle woods, a bubbly sorority girl turned serious law student in the beginning of the film, elle started off as a.
9 inspiring female characters (movies) elle woods (legally blonde) she is an iconic feminist character and a delight to watch every time most importantly she is not the regular, stereotypical strong female characters that we see erin brockovich (erin brockovich) she is our modern day hero who is a mother, a rebel, an activist and. Erin brockovich, made famous by the oscar-winning movie which bears her name, sensationally claimed the epa lied about the amount of toxic water that spilled into three rivers. You are at: home » 1l year » the best legal movies that every law student should watch the best law school movies legally blonde (2001) i also agree with the first comment that erin brockovich should be added great movie reply olga on december 7, 2014 4:39 pm.
Elle woods in talks to return to your screens bend-and-snapping fans from the original 'legally blonde' movie in 2001 will be excited to read that reese witherspoon is in talks to return elle woods to the silver screen for 'legally blonde 3. Two movies' heroines, erin brockovich in erin brockovich and elle woods in legally blonde, stand out with many striking differences and similarities in physical appearance, treatment of men, and character. Erin brockovich a true story of an unemployed mother of 3 who fought her way into a law clerk job at a practice in california and ended up uncovering one of the largest corporate scandals to date played by julia roberts in erin brockovich. The movie “erin brockovich” was reviewed by several professional critics on their thoughts about the film even though this movie was very good, it still received some negative comments and reviews by some critics.
Erin brockovich this movie is a biographical film based on its namesake, but that doesn’t make julia roberts’ character any less kick-ass despite no law school training, brockovich takes on corporate giant pacific gas and electric company when she discovers the company contaminated the groundwater of hinckley, ca, with hexavalent chromium. Based on true events, erin brockovich is a feisty young mother who convinces attorney ed masry to hire her and promptly stumbles upon a momumental law case against a giant corporation erin's determined to take on this powerful adversary even though no law firm has dared to do it before. Released in 1991, it's crazy how groundbreaking this susan serandon and geena davis movie continues to be erin brockovich but it is about girl power because despite the main character, elle woods is the stereotypical dumb blonde who could never get into harvard but she does lo and behold, it's actually her ex-boyfriend who was. The 100 greatest characters of the decade we count down the movie characters that defined the era 2000-2009 by rt staff 78 erin brockovich (erin brockovich, 2000) who: 59 elle woods (legally blonde, 2001) who:. Erin brockovich (2000) - erin brockovich (julia roberts) f100ernbrockjpg the fact that this movie is based on a true story, and that erin brockovich is a real person, just makes this film all the more gratifying.
Celebrate the occasion by scrolling down to see some of the most dynamic #girlboss characters from the movies elle woods, legally blonde but erin brockovich took charge in all senses of. Legally blonde on the lighter end of the spectrum, there’s this 2001 classic, featuring reese witherspoon as perky, plucky law student extraordinaire elle woods elle is an optimistic woman who. Erin brockovich the truth behind the movie case background affects of the discrepancy why did the director choose to make the change what affects did the discrepancy have on the viewers are there similarities between the movie and the real events.
Erin brockovich this is a great movie because the portrayal of erin brockovich, played by the dazzling julia roberts, embodies the perfect “girl power” character without involving any direct issues of gender or discrimination. Erin brockovich think long and hard about what your spine is worth winning julia roberts an oscar, her role in erin brockovich turned us all into wanna be investigators. Erin brockovich is a bit of an untraditional legal movie, in that the main character isn’t a lawyer at all she does work at a law firm, though, and through her research, she uncovers an unusual situation that ends up bringing the firm more success and notoriety than they could have ever imagined.