Absence Of Malice

  • 1981
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Drama

Gallagher (Paul Newman), the son of a dead mobster, runs a legitimate business in Miami, with his uncle (Luther Adler) his only connection to organized crime. A federal investigator (Bob Balaban) thinks Gallagher knows the details of a labor leader's disappearance, and leaks information to Megan (Sally Field), a reporter who writes a story implicating Gallagher....read more

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Absence Of Malice - Official Trailer
02:03 — In America, can a man be guilty until proven innocent? Suppose you picked up this morning's newspaper and your life was a front page headline... and e (more…)
Absence Of Malice - Trailer
01:49 — In America, can a man be guilty until proven innocent? Suppose you picked up this morning's newspaper and your life was a front page headline... and e (more…)
(Movie Clip) Up Front Ladies
Not-crooked Miami businessman Michael (Paul Newman) has surprised reporter Megan (Sally Field) by hosting their lunch on his boat, as she digs for dir (more…)
(Movie Clip) They Never Tell Us
Miami businessman Michael Gallagher (Paul Newman, his first scene), implicated in a newspaper article about a missing union boss, confronts reporter M (more…)
(Movie Clip) Dealing With Girilfriends
Catholic school secretary Teresa (Melinda Dillon) meets reporter Megan (Sally Field), hoping to alibi her murder suspect friend (Paul Newman, not seen (more…)
(Movie Clip) He's My Best Friend
Miami businessman Michael (Paul Newman) arrives home to find friend and catholic-school secretary Teresa (Melinda Dillon) worrying about his being nam (more…)
(Movie Clip) Off The Record
Miami reporter Megan (Sally Field), with editor McAdam (Josef Sommer), decides to visit scheming Federal union-corruption task force lawyer Rosen (Bob (more…)

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  • Released: 1981
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Gallagher (Paul Newman), the son of a dead mobster, runs a legitimate business in Miami, with his uncle (Luther Adler) his only connection to organized crime. A federal investigator (Bob Balaban) thinks Gallagher knows the details of a labor leader's disap… (more)

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