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The Accused

Directed by Jonathan Kaplan
Canada, United States, 1988
Drama, Thriller


A fiercely independent woman is gang raped, then battles the legal system twice, going after both her attackers and the onlookers whose cheering fueled and encouraged the assault.

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The Accused Directed by Jonathan Kaplan

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1989 | Winner: Best Actress in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1988 | 2 wins including: Best Actress

BAFTA Awards

1990 | Nominee: Best Actress

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