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Richard Jewell Synopsis
Directed by Clint Eastwood and based on true events, “Richard Jewell” is a story of whathappens when what is reported as fact obscures the truth.“There is a bomb in Centennial Park. You have thirty minutes.” The world is firstintroduced to Richard Jewell as the security guard who reports finding the device at the 1996Atlanta bombing—his report making him a hero whose swift actions save countless lives. Butwithin days, the law enforcement wannabe becomes the FBI’s number one suspect, vilified bypress and public alike, his life ripped apart. Reaching out to independent, anti-establishmentattorney Watson Bryant, Jewell staunchly professes his innocence. But Bryant finds he is out ofhis depth as he fights the combined powers of the FBI, GBI and APD to clear his client’s name,while keeping Richard from trusting the very people trying to destroy him.