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Watch: Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall Discuss the Inspiration and Salvation Behind ‘The Judge’

Watch: Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall Discuss the Inspiration and Salvation Behind 'The Judge'

In celebration of their new courtroom drama “The Judge,” stars Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall joined director David Dobkin (“Wedding Crashers”) and constitutional law attorney Floyd Abrams for a special luncheon Q&A moderated by the latter’s son, Dan Abrams of ABC’s Nightline. Hosted at 21 Club in New York City, the event saw the cast and crew reflecting on the film’s character arcs and dishing out behind-the-scenes set stories. 

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Covering topics ranging from Dobkin’s maternal inspiration for the movie to Downey Jr.’s producing struggles, the post-luncheon conversation provided great insight into the themes and filmmaking construction of “The Judge.” Check it out below. 

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