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Wrongfully Accused (1998)

Ryan Harrison is framed for murder and must prove himself innocent by finding a mysterious one-eyed, one-armed, one-legged man after escaping from a bus accident on the way to jail.

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Lauren Goodhue (as Kelly Le Brock)
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Cass Lake
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Hibbing Goodhue
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Doctor Fridley
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Sir Robert McKintyre
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Storyline

Ryan Harrison, a violin god, superstar and sex symbol does not want to cheat on sexy Lauren Goodhue's husband with her. Shortly after that Mr. Goodhue is found murdered and Ryan suddenly finds himself being the main suspect. After being sentenced to death he manages to flee while being transferred to his execution site. Now, all the world is after him as he stumbles from one unfortunate incident to the next in order to find the real murderer. Written by Julian Reischl <julianreischl@mac.com>

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Rated PG-13 for sex-related humor and language | See all certifications »

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21 August 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Acusado sin razón  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

DEM 2,671,907 (Germany) (24 July 1998)

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$9,604,029 (USA) (9 October 1998)
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Trivia

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Cass Lake: Cass Lake.
Ryan Harrison: No, Ryan Harrison. You're mixing me up with some woman.
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After *all* the credits and logos, a single card: MOVIE'S DONE and a voice saying, "Bye." See more »

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References ER (1994) See more »

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I'm Always Here
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Performed by Jimi Jamison (as Jim Jamison)
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Leslie Nielsen's Funniest Masterpiece!
23 October 2006 | by (Russian Federation) – See all my reviews

Oh, what a sheer delight! If I had to choose one of the most hilarious, and one of the funniest films ever made, I'd choose this one. What a great entertainment, what a clever fun, mighty pun and a merciless satire on those films that it mocks at! Mr. Nielsen is as usual at his best. His impossibly funny face, his over the place, exaggerated gestures and intonations are merciless stabs and jeers at all those "hot actors", who really need to be shaken a bit. The plot is based on several films, and it interweaves all the plot lines so impeccably easily that you have to check every time what film it makes a parody on. The main idea is pretty simple - a famous violinist, Ryan Harrison is wrongly accused of murder he did not commit, so he has to become a run-away. He is chased by an incredibly silly police, and he has to overcome so many hardships - the wild wood, train chase, computer problems, shootout. The clever stabs on Mission Impossible, BraveHeart, as well as Stephen King's Corn fields are just brilliant. You cannot change your breath, so hard your laugh is. The main hero finally finds one-eyed, one-armed, one-legged Irish terrorist, Sean McGhrea, and the revenge is sweet, but you really must see that final scene on Titanic board, when the lovely romantic couple is cruelly hit by a low-hanging bridge. Impossibly funny, really smart, clever, merry and very bold. Excellent film.


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