Fed up with a corrupt judicial system, headstrong public defender Carter decides to quit his job to open a law office in the inner city. Despite the objections of his wife, he works with an intrepid group of community activists to change the system from within. But can Carter keep his family and career together when he is investigated by crooked government officials? Roger Guenveur Smith, Monica Calhoun, Anna Maria Horsford star. 90 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.