Under Suspicion (2000)

While San Juan celebrates San Sebastian’s Feast, recently-divorced and world-weary police captain Victor Benezet calls in prominent attorney Henry Hearst to clarify his statement about discovering the body of a girl of about 12, the second such murder in two weeks. As Hearst answers unconvincingly, Benezet reveals circumstantial evidence: the lawyer is under suspicion. The interrogation strips away Hearst’s dignity, public persona, and even his toupee, exposing a breech with his beautiful and much younger wife, questionable sexual predilections and a damning hobby. Then, Hearst’s wife volunteers information that confirms police suspicions. Is Hearst finally at the breaking point?

Under Suspicion (2000)

110 min|Crime, Drama, Thriller|15 Nov 2000
6.5Rating: 6.5 / 10 from 19,211 usersMetascore: 43
A lawyer is asked to come to the police station to clear up a few loose ends in his witness report of a foul murder. This will only take ten minutes, they say, but it turns out to be one …