• Publication date: September 10, 2009

Presumed Innocent

Philadelphia prosecutor Rusty Sabich is seduced by Carolyn, a co-worker who thought she could rise faster up the career ladder by bedding her boss. But later Carolyn turns up dead, in a rape-homicide, and slowly the evidence starts to point towards Rusty. Sabich is put on trial and has to enlist the services of his biggest adversary to defend him and help set him free from a crime he did not commit.

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 1990

MBC Max:

December 31, 2014 15:30 (KSA) ~ December 31, 2014 14:30 (CLT)

Philadelphia prosecutor Rusty Sabich (Harrison Ford) is seduced by Carolyn (Greta Scacchi), a co-worker who thought she could rise faster up the career ladder by bedding her boss. She tries to convince Ford to get rid of his boss (Brian Dennehy) and take hi9s place as top dog in the prosecutors' office. Of course Sabich refuses. But later Carolyn turns up dead, in a rape-homicide, and slowly the evidence starts to point towards Rusty. Dead semen, that matches Rusty's A blood-type, his fingerprints off a beer glass, as well as fibers from a carpet at his home is found near the victim's body- the case seems like an open and shut. Sabich is put on trial and has to enlist the services of his biggest adversary (Raul Julia) to defend him and help set him free from a crime he did not commit.

Starring:

  • Harrison Ford
  • Raul Julia
  • Greta Scacchi
  • Brian Dennehy
  • Bonnie Bedelia
  • Paul Winfield

Directed by:  Alan J. Paluka

Rating:  R for violence, sexuality and language.