Sep 28, 2007 · Michael Clayton was nominated for a flock of Oscars including Best Actor for George Clooney as a much flawed hero. Takes a while for the better angels of Clooney’s nature emerge. Tom Wilkinson as the lawyer with both conscience and schizophrenia steals the acting honors though.
Michael Clayton, a former prosecutor, takes care of Kenner, Bach & Ledeen’s “dirty work.” The firm’s top litigator sabotages a case and the firm sends Clayton to tackle this disaster. Michael O’Keefe, Ken Howard: Studio michael clayton george clooney tilda swinton tom wilkinson law firm tony gilroy sydney pollack karen crowder arthur
Attorney Michael Clayton is a “fixer,” the go-to-guy when his powerful New York law firm wants a mess swept under the rug. But now he’s handed a crisis even he may not be able to fix. The firm’s top litigator in a $3-billion case has gone from advocate to whistleblower.
Michael Clayton (2007) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. IMDb George Clooney Melissa Mugavero set staff assistant Karla Nappi assistant: Kerry Orent Paul Polow set staff assistant Chris Ryan set staff assistant