Absence of Malice 1981

Sydney Pollack

When a prosecutor leaks a false story that a liquor warehouse owner is involved in the murder of an union head, the man's life begins to unravel.

Runtime: 2 hours

 

Credits

Cast

  • Paul Newman Gallagher
  • Sally Field Megan
  • Bob Balaban Rosen
  • Melinda Dillon Teresa
  • Luther Adler Malderone
  • Barry Primus Waddell
  • Josef Sommer McAdam
  • John Harkins Davidek
  • Don Hood Quinn
  • Wilford Brimley Wells
  • Arnie Ross Eddie Frost
  • Phanie Napoli Nickie (as Anna Marie Napoles)
  • Shelley Spurlock Sarah Wylie
  • Shawn McAllister Hood 1
  • Joe Petrullo Hood 2
  • William Kerwin Walker (as Rooney Kerwin)
  • Oswaldo Calvo John
  • Clardy Malugen Donna
  • Sharon Anderson Secretary
  • Jody Wilson Raggedy Lady
  • Ilse Earl Nun
  • Alfredo Álvarez Calderón Rodriquez (as Alfredo Alvarez Calderon)
  • Pat Sullivan Meersma
  • Bill Hindman Priest
  • John Archie FBI Agent
  • Timothy Hawkins FBI Agent
  • Ricardo Márquez FBI Agent (as Ricardo Marquez)
  • Patricia Matzdorff Susan
  • Diane Zolten Reporter #1
  • Kathy Suergiu Reporter #2
  • Jeff Gillen Reporter #3
  • Ted Bartsch Beverage Manager
  • Sugar Ray Mann Copy Boy
  • Richard O'Barry Driver (as Richard O'Feldman)
  • Chuck Lupo Dock Boy
  • John DiSanti Longshoreman (as John Di Santi)
  • Laurie V. Logan McAdam's Assistant
  • Jack McDermott News Staff
  • Mark Harris News Staff
  • Bobbie Ellyne Kosstrin News Staff (as Bobbie-Ellyne Kosstrin)
  • Lynn Parraga News Staff
  • Lee Sandman News Staff
  • Barry Hober News Staff
  • Gary Van Auken Marshal

Writers

  • David Rayfiel
  • Kurt Luedtke

Producers

  • Ronald L. Schwary
  • Sydney Pollack