• Under Suspicion (2000)

Under Suspicion

Release Date: September 22nd, 2000

DVD Release Date: January 2nd, 2001

R |1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary

"Under Suspicion" is an intense, psychological thriller, with veteran Police Captain Victor Benezet squaring off against prominent tax attorney Henry Hearst -- two life-hardened and well-matched opponents motivated by reasons more complex and personal than the pursuit of duty or the defense of reputation. Exploring the darkest recesses of the human imagination, bringing to light the dangerous psychological ramifications of a guilty conscience.

Cast: Morgan Freeman, Gene Hackman, Thomas Jane, Monica Bellucci, Nydia Caro, Miguel Ángel Suárez, Pable Cunquiero, Isabel Algaze

Director: Stephen Hopkins

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: TF1 International, Revelations Entertainment

Distributors: Lionsgate Films, Columbia TriStar Home Video

Keywords: Rivalry, Fall, Pursuit, Police station, Gritty, Fascinating, Engaging, Murder, Suspenseful, Wife, 2000s, Investigation, Mystery

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    David SterrittChristian Science Monitor

    Good acting and an effectively claustrophobic mood compensate for a story that doesn't add up to much in the long run. show more

  • 58
    Michael AtkinsonMr. Showbiz

    For many, the enticement of seeing two old pros smartly step through their pressurized pas de deux might be reason enough to buy a ticket. show more

  • 50
    Jami BernardNew York Daily News

    There is undeniable pleasure in watching these pros at work, but the murky depths of the soul can make for a dreary two hours. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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