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206 Ratings

The Offence

Directed by Sidney Lumet
United Kingdom, United States, 1972
Thriller, Crime, Drama


In the third—and arguably greatest—of Lumet’s five collaborations with Sean Connery, the actor gives a revelatory performance as a burned-out British detective on a task force searching for an accused child molester.

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The Offence Directed by Sidney Lumet

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1974 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actor

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