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Actors: Cher, Dennis Quaid, Liam Neeson, John Mahoney, Joe Mantegna
Director: Peter Yates
Genres: Drama, Horror, Mystery & Suspense
R     2001     2hr 1min

No Description Available. Genre: Feature Film-Drama Rating: R Release Date: 31-AUG-2004 Media Type: DVD


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Actors: Cher, Dennis Quaid, Liam Neeson, John Mahoney, Joe Mantegna
Director: Peter Yates
Creators: Billy Williams, Ray Lovejoy, Daniel A. Sherkow, Jennifer Ogden, John Veitch, Eric Roth
Genres: Drama, Horror, Mystery & Suspense
Sub-Genres: Drama, Horror, Mystery & Suspense
Studio: Sony Pictures
Format: DVD - Color,Full Screen,Anamorphic - Closed-captioned,Dubbed,Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 05/08/2001
Original Release Date: 10/23/1987
Theatrical Release Date: 10/23/1987
Release Year: 2001
Run Time: 2hr 1min
Screens: Color,Full Screen,Anamorphic
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 4
MPAA Rating: R (Restricted)
Languages: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
Subtitles: English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Georgian, Chinese, Thai

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Member Movie Reviews

Terry K. from ABERDEEN, WA
Reviewed on 4/22/2015...
Interesting early movie of Cher and Liam Neeson.
Jennifer D. (jennicat) from ST AUGUSTINE, FL
Reviewed on 12/30/2014...
This is a movie I would not mind in my library.

Movie Reviews

Above the law
Jake Z | Canada | 09/23/2003
(4 out of 5 stars)

"In SUSPECT, Cher plays Kathleen Riley, a defense attourney for the public. When a brutal murder is commited against a Justice Department file clerk, and a homeless man who is deaf and cannot speak is accused of the crime, and Kathleen gets the case. Dennis Quaid plays dairy farm lobbyist Eddie, who is a juror who helps Kathleen with finding evidence. This part of the movie is a little hard to swallow, but the performances make up for it. It's terribly unlikely a juror would become romantically involved with a defense lawyer as well. However the movie was fine otherwise, and one of the last scenes where an unknown assailant chases Kathleen down the hallways of the court house, is quite suspenseful and thrilling. Cher is very believable in this part. Overall, a great flick to rent, very suspenseful and has a surprise twist at the end."
One of Cher's best!
Brandon L. Harlow | Colonial Heights, VA United States | 04/26/2004
(5 out of 5 stars)

"I actually prefer this film to Witches of eastwick and Moonstruck! Great thriller that will leave you sitting on the edge of your seat. Cher plays a defense attorney for a deaf/mute & homeless Liam Neeson. Dennis Quaid is on the jury and together, he & Cher must unfold the mystery and prove her client innocent. The ending is extremely suspenseful and will leave you in disbelief. This was during Cher's peak as an actress."
Stylish Courtroom Thriller Has Precision and Poise
Gary F. Taylor | Biloxi, MS USA | 03/06/2002
(4 out of 5 stars)

"When a deaf-mute homeless man is accused of murdering a federal worker in Washington DC, the public defender assigned to the case assumes he is guilty--until she begins to receive tips about the case from the most unlikely of sources: a member of the jury seated for the trial. Any one even remotely conversant with the law will find the story so full of loopholes that it is more than a little ridiculous, but it scarcely matters: the cast carries it off in fine style, playing the script with exceptional precision and poise and generating plenty of suspense along the way. Cher is particularly noteworth as the public defender assigned to the case. Cher? Playing a Washington D.C. attorney? It's hardly typecasting, but once more Cher demonstrates the depth of her talent: not only is she extremely effective, she is completely believable. The same might be said for both Liam Neeson, who plays the deaf-mute on trial, and Dennis Quaid, who plays the smarmy juror who begins to put two and two together; SUSPECT is clearly Cher's picture, but her co-stars are every bit as good as she.Although it has its share of courtroom pyrotechnics and suspenseful moments, SUSPECT is a surprisingly low-key and all the more successful for it. When all is said and done we like the characters as people, believe in them, and are glad we met them. While it will never compete with the likes of Hitchcock, SUSPECT is a good, solid, and very unpretentious courtroom thriller excuted with a great deal of style. Those whose tastes run in that direction will be very pleased indeed. Recommended."