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Defenseless (1991)

R
104 min | Mystery, Thriller

A lawyer is hired to defend an old college friend accused of murdering her husband.
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James Cresson (story) (as James Hicks) (screenplay) (as James Hicks) | Jeff Burkhart (story)
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Opening weekend
$1,590,439
Gross (US & Canada)
$6,413,375
Gross (World)
$6,413,375
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Release date
Aug 23, 1991 (United States)

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Barbara Hershey
Thelma 'T.K.' Knudsen Katwuller Thelma 'T.K.' Knudsen Katwuller   See fewer
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Sam Shepard
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Mary Beth Hurt
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J.T. Walsh
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Kellie Overbey
Janna Seldes Janna Seldes   See fewer
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Jay O. Sanders
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John Kapelos
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Sheree North
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Randy Brooks
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Christopher M. Brown
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Michael Collins
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George P. Wilbur
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Marabina Jaimes
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Billy Hayes
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Mercedes Shirley
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Walt Woodson
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Meritta Veilleux
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Steve Zettler
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Sandy Ignon
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Jeanne Mori
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Mike Leinert
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Caine Richards
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Peter Allas
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Harold Braun
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5.7 / 10 | 628 votes