Suspect

1987

Suspect

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In the thriller Suspect, a public defender (Cher) has to defend a homeless deaf man who is unjustly accused of murder. One of the jurors (Dennis Quaid) is a lobbyist who illegally begins investigating the case, and soon the two uncover a government conspiracy, in which the murder played a part.

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Cher
as Kathleen Riley
Dennis Quaid
as Eddie Sanger
Liam Neeson
as Carl Wayne Anderson
John Mahoney
as Judge Matthew Bishop Helms
Joe Mantegna
as Charlie Stella
Philip Bosco
as Assistant US Attorney General Paul Gray
E. Katherine Kerr
as Congressperson Grace Comisky
Fred Melamed
as Morty Rosenthal
Paul D'Amato
as Michael
Bernie McInerney
as Walter Abbott, Eddie's Senior Partner
Thomas Barbour
as Justice Lowell
Katie O'Hare
as Elizabeth Quinn
Paul dela Rosa
as Helms' Court Clerk
Rosemary Knower
as Justice Lowell's Secretary
Aaron Schwartz
as Forensic Pathologist
Lloyd White
as Detective
Bill Cobbs
as Arraignment Judge Franklin
Sam Gray
as Judge Louis Weiss
Richard Gant
as Everett Bennett
Sandi Ross
as Doris, Video Typist
Paul de la Rosa
as Helms' Court Clerk
Siona Dixon
as Helms' Court Steno
Gene Mack
as Helms' Court Marshal
Jim Walton
as Helms' Court Marshal
Stefan Graham
as Marvin Johnson
Robert Walsh
as Club Congressman
Edwin M. Adams
as Congressman
Michael Beach
as Parking Lot Attendant
Prudence Barry
as Bag Lady at River
Carl Jackson
as Depot Derelict
Billy Williams
as Dr. Alan Alpert
Tony Craig
as Hotel Marshal
Paul Hjelmervik
as Court Marshal
Ralph Cosham
as Judge Ansel Stewart
Wendy E. Taylor
as Security Guard
R.C. Coleman
as Arraignment Court Clerk
Djanet Sears
as Message Clerk
Jack Jessop
as Mr. Davis
Greg McKinney
as Plainsclothes Cop
Darryl Palmer
as Assistant US Attorney
David Lyle
as Morty's Assistant
Sandra Bowie
as Public Defender's Office Client
Fred Strother
as Public Defender's Office Client
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