Presumed Innocent

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Presumed Innocent ★★★ 1990 (R)

Assistant district attorney is the prime suspect when a former lover turns up brutally murdered. Coverups surround him, the political climate changes, and friends and enemies switch sides. Slowpaced courtroom drama with excellent performances from Ford, Julia, and Bedelia. Skillfully adapted from the bestseller by Chicago attorney Scott Turow. 127m/C VHS, DVD . Harrison Ford, Brian Dennehy, Bonnie Bedelia, Greta Scacchi, Raul Julia, Paul Winfield, John Spencer, Joe Grifasi, Anna Maria Horsford, Sab Shimono, Christine Estabrook, Michael (Lawrence) Tolan, Tom Mardirosian; D: Alan J. Pakula; W: Frank Pierson, Alan J. Pakula; C: Gordon Willis; M: John Williams.

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