Three-time Oscar® nominee Tom Cruise delivers the most electrifying performance of his career in this riveting film based on the international best seller. Cruise plays Mitch McDeere, a brilliant and ambitious Harvard law grad. Driven by a fierce desire to bury his working-class past, Mitch joins a small, prosperous Memphis firm that affords Mitch and his wife (Jeanne Tripplehorn) and affluent lifestyle beyond their wildest dreams. But when FBI agents confront him with evidence of corruption and murder within the firm, Mitch sets out to find the truth in a deadly crossfire between the FBI, the Mob, and a force that will stop at nothing to protect its interests - "The Firm". Directed by Oscar® winner Sydney Pollack and starring Oscar® winner Gene Hackman plus a magnificent supp ort ing cast, "The Firm" makes its case as the must-see movie of the year.