Michael Clayton is a 2007 American legal thriller film written and directed by Tony Gilroy, starring George Clooney, Tom Wilkinson, Tilda Swinton and Sydney Pollack. Loosely based on the multinational corporation Monsanto, the film chronicles the attempts by attorney Michael Clayton to cope with a colleague's apparent mental breakdown and the corruption and intrigue surrounding a major client of his law firm being sued in a class action case over the effects of toxic agrochemicals. Wikipedia
Michael Clayton is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Directorial debut films, Warner Bros. films, Films set in New York, Films featuring a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award winning performance, Edgar Award winning works, 2007 films, Films shot anamorphically and Films set in Wisconsin.
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Karen Crowder: You don't want the money? Michael Clayton: Keep the money. You'll need it. Don Jefferies: Is this fellow bothering you? Michael Clayton: Am I bothering you? Don Jefferies: Karen, I've got a board waiting in there. What the hell's going on? Who are you? Michael Clayton: I'm Shiva, the God of death.