An Innocent Man (1989)

Director
Peter Yates

Main cast
F. Murray Abraham; Laila Robins; David Rasche; Tom Selleck; Todd Graff

Genres
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Description
Jimmie Rainwood was minding his own business when two corrupt police officers (getting an address wrong) burst into his house, expecting to find a major drug dealer. Rainwood is shot, and the officers frame him as a drug dealer. Rainwood is convicted of drug dealing, based on the perjured evidence of a police informant. Thrown into a seedy jail, fighting to prove his innocence is diffucult when he has to deal with the realities of prison life, where everyone claims they were framed.


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