• Absence of Malice (1981)

    Where To Watch
Absence of Malice Poster

Release Date: November 19th, 1981

DVD Release Date: March 31st, 1998

PG|1 hr 56 min

Plot Summary
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 supposed crime was committed but it involves an innocent party. When she 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.

Cast: Paul Newman, Sally Field, Bob Balaban, Melinda Dillon, Luther Adler, Barry Primus, Josef Sommer, John Harkins

Director: Sydney Pollack

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Mirage Enterprises, Columbia Pictures Corporation

We've created a new, improved account experience

Why register?
  • Log in and never lose your favorite theaters
  • Access your favorite theaters from any device
  • Registration is easy for new & existing Aol.com users
register nowCurrent Aol.com users, sign in & migrate now