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Presumed Innocent


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  • With the screenplay sticking mainly to the procedural aspects of a traditional courtroom drama, director Alan J. Pakula finds nuance in the material by keying in on the underlying tensions and strategic maneuverings of morally compromised people. And in this vein, the film's understated aesthetic imparts a decidedly murkier sensibility regarding its own thematic implications.