#30. Reversal of Fortune (1990)


Sovereign Pictures

– Director: Barbet Schroeder

– Stacker score: 90.2

– Metascore: 93

– IMDb user rating: 7.2

– Runtime: 111 minutes

“Reversal of Fortune” is based on the true story of socialite and British lawyer Claus von Bülow, the attempted murder of his wife, the ultra-wealthy Sunny von Bülow, and his hiring of attorney Alan Dershowitz to help him overthrow his attempted murder conviction. Martha Sunny von Bülow remained in a vegetative state for the last 28 years of her life and died on Dec. 6, 2008, at age 76.