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The Accused, 1988

The Accused
Directed by: Jonathan Kaplan
Written by: Tom Topor
Language:  English
Country:  USA, Canada
Runtime:  111 min
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The mood of The Accused is disturbing, bleak, and thought provoking. The plot centers around sexual abuse, a dedicated lawyer, and witnessing a crime. It is a drama movie. Stylistically, The Accused stars a strong female character. In approach, it is serious and realistic. It takes place, at least partly, in a small town. The Accused is set in Washington. It happens in the 1980s. It is originally a true story. The Accused is known for being groundbreaking, a Golden Globe winner, and an Oscar winner. Note that it includes nudity, sexual content, and profanity.

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Jodie Foster won deserved acclaim for her performance as Sarah Tobias, a hard-living, fiercely independent... more

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Language: English
Country: USA, Canada
Release date: 14 October 1988
Runtime: 111 min
Awards: Academy Awards

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Jodie Foster for Best Actress at the 1988 Academy Awards

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Kelly McGillis Kelly McGillis As Kathryn Murphy
Jodie Foster Jodie Foster As Sarah Tobias
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