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Reversal of Fortune

Reversal of Fortune is a 1990 film which tells the true story of the death of socialite Sunny von Bülow[?] and the murder trial and subsequent vindication of her husband, Claus von Bülow[?]. It stars Glenn Close, Jeremy Irons, Ron Silver[?], Annabella Sciorra[?], Uta Hagen[?], Fisher Stevens[?], Jack Gilpin[?] and Christine Baranski[?].

The movie was adapted by Nicholas Kazan[?] from the book by Alan Dershowitz (played by Ron Silver in the film.) It was directed by Barbet Schroeder[?]. Dershowitz has a cameo role as a judge.

It won the Academy Award for Best Actor (Jeremy Irons), and was nominated for Best Director and Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium.



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