Guilty by Suspicion
Guilty by Suspicion (1991)

The directorial debut of producer Irwin Winkler, Guilty by Suspicion is a sobering account of one movie executive's woes in dealing with the political fallout from the McCarthy Era Hollywood blacklist. Robert De Niro stars as David… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 1, 1991
DVD Release Date: June 1, 2004
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Critic Score: 65% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

It teaches a lesson we are always in danger of forgetting: that the greatest service we can do our country is to be true to our conscience.

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Scott Weinberg

Surprisingly thoughtful account of the Red Scare. De Niro does some great work here.

Willie Waffle

Irwin Winkler brilliantly captures the madness that overtook Hollywood in the early 1950's

Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Mesmo se tornando ocasionalmente maniqueísta em seu nobre propósito de denunciar os absurdos do McCarthismo, o filme cumpre seu objetivo de maneira eficaz e traz, como protagonista, um herói involuntário e falho - mas ainda assim herói.

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Flixster Audience Score: 54% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
Interesting drama of a dark, shameful period of America's history, the McCarthy blacklist, and the toll it took on decent people. Uniformally excellent… More
Mike T.
Amateurish direction and shabby art direction are the drawbacks in this surprisingly mediocre drama. Robert De Niro is excellent, of course, but overall the… More
Luke Baldock
De Niro gives his best if most underrated performance. The film however never quite reaches the true levels of paranoia you would expect. It does however show… More
Anthony Valletta
Should have been better.
Lady D'arbanville
I got lost and distracted many times during this film, but the last half an hour, seemed to hold my attention. I wasn't aware of the 'Blacklist… More