Absence of Malice
Miami liquor wholesaler Michael Gallagher (Paul Newman), who is the son of a deceased criminal, awakes one day to find himself a front-page story in the local newspaper, indicating that he is being investigated in the disappearance and presumed murder of a local longshoremen's union official, Joey Diaz.
|author||David Rayfiel Kurt Luedtke|
|contentLocation||Miami Miami metropolitan area|
|genre||crime drama thriller|
|keywords||abortion attorney general catholic crime boss district attorney federal agent federal prosecutor follow front page grand jury kill local newspaper love affair meet morning murder newspaper newspaper reporter principal trade union union|
|nomination||Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay|
|producer||Ronald L. Schwary|