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Sworn to Silence (1987)

A lawyer who is defending an accused murderer, is told by his client the whereabouts of the bodies. However, being his lawyer, he is unable to reveal this information.

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Sam Fischetti
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Martin Costigan
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Maureen Fischetti
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Aaron Goodman
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Victor Handler
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Judge Bingham
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Jeanine Witsitt
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Vincent Cauley
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Vivian Cauley
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Carlo Fischetti
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Monica Fischetti
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A lawyer who is defending an accused murderer, is told by his client the whereabouts of the bodies. However, being his lawyer, he is unable to reveal this information.

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Cold Silence  »

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Never trust a shyster
2 February 2004 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

Good tale of a low life serial killer who tears a town apart when he kills several local teens. The citizens are further incensed when they find his attorneys are suppressing evidence. Nicely done; I particularly enjoyed Coleman's part as the jaded, drunken criminal lawyer.


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