Absence of Malice

Absence of Malice (1981)

Megan Carter is a reporter duped into running an untrue story on Michael Gallagher, a suspected racketeer. He has an alibi for the time his crime was allegedly committed—but it involves an innocent party. When he tells Carter the truth and the newspaper runs it, tragedy follows, forcing Carter to face up to the responsibilities of her job when she is confronted by Gallagher.

  • Kurt Luedtke
  • Sydney Pollack
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  • Views: 6
  • Release Date: 1981-11-19
  • Language: English
  • Country: US
  • Runtime: 116
  • Revenue: $40,716,963
  • Budget: $12,000,000

Sally Field

Megan Carter

Paul Newman

Michael Colin Gallagher

Bob Balaban

Elliott Rosen

Melinda Dillon

Teresa Perrone

Barry Primus

Robert Waddell

John Harkins


Luther Adler

Santos Malderone

Wilford Brimley

James J. Wells

Arnie Ross

Eddie Frost

Barbara Keegan

News Staff

Barry Hober

News Staff
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