The Accused


1h 55m 1988

Brief Synopsis

A District Attorney represents a woman who was brutally gang raped in a bar while male patrons watched and encouraged the rapists.

Film Details

Also Known As
Accused, Anklagad, accusés
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1988
Production Company
David Cyr
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 55m

Synopsis

When hard-drinking Sarah Tobia is gang-raped at a local bar, a lot of people thought she had it coming. Now Sarah stands with an idealistic DA to bring the perpetrators to justice.

Crew

Andy Aaron

Sound Effects

Geoffrey Abrams

Consultant

Michelle Allen

Casting

John G Anderson

Assistant

Vanessa Anderson

Song Performer

Wayne Becker

Driver

Rodney Beech

Driver

Oliver Berg

Grip

Louis Bertini

Sound Editor

Paul F. Birkett

Camera Operator

Nancy B Black

Casting

Ralf D Bode

Dp/Cinematographer

Ralf D Bode

Director Of Photography

Rob Bojeck

Grip

Peter Borkent

Other

Mel Bourne

Production Designer

Tim Boyle

Music

Barry Wayne Brolly

Set Decorator

John L Brown

Dolly Grip

Kim Brown

Other

O Nicholas Brown

Editor

Gordon Brunner

On-Set Dresser

Richard Buckmaster

Generator Operator

Kris Bulakowski

Sound Editor

Willie J Campbell

Song

Warren Carr

Production Manager

E Hope Caton

Props Buyer

Wendy Chesal

Assistant Director

Randall Coleman

Adr Editor

Sandy Cooper

Makeup

Marko Costanzo

Foley Artist

Doug Craik

Assistant Camera Operator

Graham Crowell

Boom Operator

Kerrie Cullen

Stunt Coordinator

David Cyr

Cable Operator

Vance Degeneres

Song

Bob Dennett

Driver

Sally Dennison

Casting

Rick Dior

Sound

Barry Donlevy

Lighting Technician

Theo Eglseder

Assistant Camera Operator

Lynn Elston

Accountant

Ken Eluto

Sound Editor

Les Erskine

Lighting Technician

Paul Etherington

Assistant Director

Richard H Fahlman

On-Set Dresser

Brad Fiedel

Music

Brad Fiedel

Song

Brad Fiedel

Original Music

Lara Fox

Script Supervisor

Dale Garrison

Other

Debbie Geaghan

Costume Supervisor

Bruce Giesbrecht

Assistant Editor

Jurgen Gottschlag

Other

David W Gray

Consultant

Jerry Greenberg

Editor

George Grieve

Transportation Co-Captain

Larry Hafichuk

Driver

Terry Haggar

Color Timer

Sheila Haley

Art Director

Cecelia Hall

Sound Editor

Sulla Hamer

Assistant

Dan Hanen

On-Set Dresser

James Harman

Song

Ken Hawryliw

Props

John Helme

Other

R K Hill

Grip

Stephen Hodges

Song

Alan Hoffman

Storyboard Artist

Tim Hogan

Key Grip

Dennis Houser

Transportation Captain

Scott Irvine

Transportation Coordinator

Stanley R. Jaffe

Producer

Ron James

Driver

Dale Johnson

Driver

Wayne Johnson

Driver

Neil L Kaufman

Sound Editor

Geace Keating

Costumes

Trish Keating

Costume Designer

Michael Kirchberger

Sound Editor

Dan Korintus

Sound Editor

Mitch Lafleur

Driver

Gregg Landaker

Sound

Sherry Lansing

Producer

Gloria Lee

Production Assistant

Robert Lee

Production Assistant

J B Lenoir

Song

Patrice Leung

Assistant Director

Ross Levinson

Song

Sherry Linder-gygli

Hair

Avo Liva

Other

Carol Mann

Assistant

Richard G Mason

Camera Operator

William F Matthews

Set Decorator

Coreen Mayrs

Casting Associate

Bill Mccurrach

Driver

Rob Mcewan

Photography

Klaus Melchior

Video Playback

Murray Mills

Driver

Tish Monaghan

Assistant

Kim Mooney

Other

Tony Morelli

Stunts

Debrah Neal

Song

Terry Newton

Driver

Robert Nichols

Sound

Peter Nicol

Carpenter

Colleen Elizebeth Nystedt

Location Manager

Trisha O'brien

Assistant

Michael O'connor

Set Decorator

Robin O'neil

Animal Wrangler

Bitty O'sullivan-smith

Sound Editor

Tammy S Oates

Production Coordinator

Gary Paller

Special Effects Supervisor

Rod Parkhurst

Camera Operator

Diana Patterson

Costumes

Don Petrie

Production Auditor

Lawrence Pevec

Graphic Designer

Mike Porohowski

Driver

Gina Power

Dga Trainee

Tim Prince

Consultant

Michael Provost

Production Assistant

Mike Rennison

Foreman

Sergio Reyes

Sound

Gary Ritchie

Sound

Jack Roe

Associate Producer

David W Rose

Assistant Director

Allan K Rosen

Music Editor

Patrick Rush

Casting Associate

Joanne Ryan

Other

Joanne Ryan

Craft Service

Paul Sabu

Song

Paul Sanchez

Song

Carol Schafer

Assistant

Gina Schock

Song

Roy Schulz

Special Effects Assistant

Elizabeth Schwartz

Sound Editor

Julie Selzer

Casting

Beverly Sewers

Hair Assistant

Susan Sklar Friedman

Apprentice

Michael S Smith

Assistant Editor

Jo-anne Smith-ojeil

Makeup Assistant

Paul P Soucek

Sound Editor

Ira Spiegel

Sound Editor

John Sprungman

Assistant Camera Operator

R M Stranan

Carpenter

Peter Stursberg

Camera Trainee

Grant Swain

Property Master

Faye Thorp

On-Set Dresser

Maria Tiapale

Costumes

Tara Timpone

Assistant Editor

Tom Topor

Screenplay

Leo Trombetta

Sound Editor

Elliot Tyson

Sound

Billy Vera

Song

Emillia Wagner

Production Assistant

Scott Walden

Location Assistant

Shirley Walker

Music Conductor

Deborah Wallach

Adr Editor

George Watters

Sound Editor

Elizabeth Wilcox

Props Buyer

Richard Wilcox

Production Designer

Arthur Wills

Carpenter

David Willson

Construction Coordinator

Dean Willson

Carpenter

Harriet Fidlow Winn

Adr Editor

Johnny Winter

Song Performer

Peter Woeste

Camera Operator

Rob Young

Sound

Film Details

Also Known As
Accused, Anklagad, accusés
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1988
Production Company
David Cyr
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 55m

Award Wins

Best Actress

1988
Jodie Foster

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall October 14, 1988

Released in United States February 1989

Released in United States October 13, 1988

Released in United States on Video May 3, 1989

Shown at Berlin Film Festival (in competition) February 13 & 14, 1989.

Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival, California October 13, 1988.

Began shooting April 27, 1987.

Completed shooting June 1988.

Released in United States on Video May 3, 1989

Released in United States October 13, 1988 (Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival, California October 13, 1988.)

Released in United States Fall October 14, 1988

Released in United States February 1989 (Shown at Berlin Film Festival (in competition) February 13 & 14, 1989.)