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High Crimes is a 2002 American legal thriller film directed by Carl Franklin and starring Ashley Judd and Morgan Freeman, reunited from the 1997 film Kiss the Girls. The screenplay by Yuri Zeltser and Grace Cary Bickley is based on Joseph Finder's 1998 novel of the same name.

High Crimes
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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Carl Franklin
Produced by Joseph Beaton
Arnon Milchan
Janet Yang
Screenplay by Yuri Zeltser
Grace Cary Bickley
Based on High Crimes
by Joseph Finder
Starring Ashley Judd
Morgan Freeman
Jim Caviezel
Music by Graeme Revell
Cinematography Theo van de Sande
Edited by Carole Kravetz-Aykanian
Production
company
Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Release dates
  • April 5, 2002 (2002-04-05)
Running time
115 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $42 million
Box office $63.8 million

High Crimes is a 2002 American legal thriller film directed by Carl Franklin and starring Ashley Judd and Morgan Freeman, reunited from the 1997 film Kiss the Girls. The screenplay by Yuri Zeltser and Grace Cary Bickley is based on Joseph Finder's 1998 novel of the same name.