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Absence of Malice

Sydney Pollack Drama 1981 116 min

Absence of Malice

Original title: Absence of Malice

Genre: Drama Year 1981 Rating: PG

Duration: 116 min Country: USA

Absence of Malice

Direction: Sydney Pollack

Production: Sydney Pollack

Script: Kurt Luedtke

Cast: Paul Newman, Sally Field, Melinda Dillon, Wilford Brimley

The movie is: Dramatic, Dry, Realistic, Sad, Strong, Tragic, Uncomfortable

Profile: Festivals, Investigative

About: Business, Corruption, Crime, Journalism, Justice, Persecution, Police, Politics, Society, Work

Origin: North American

Synopsis Michael Gallagher reads in the paper that he is the subject of a criminal investigation. Suddenly, everything he has ever worked for is in jeopardy. He confronts the author, Megan Carter, a relentless investigative reporter. Together they learn that the story was purposely leaked to Carter as part of a plot by the chief investigator. Gallagher's life hangs in the balance as he and Carter try to uncover the truth.

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