Original Australian Photosheet movie poster Nuts.The pending case: the People of the State of New York vs Claudia Draper. The issue: is Claudia mentally competent to stand trial? Sure, she's shocking. Outspoken. Explosive. Defiant. But is she 'nuts?' Barbra Streisand is Claudia and Richard Dreyfuss her public defender in the blistering courtroom thriller Nuts and their first-time pairing results in 'the dramatic performances of their careers '