Benefit of the Doubt (1992)

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  • Im Bann Des Zweifels Alternative
  • Daddy's Home Alternative


Thriller about a father paroled after 22 years in prison for killing his wife, his conviction based on the evidence given by his daughter. The daughter is now a single mother working as a waitress, and the release of her father revives childhood nightmares and threatens her new life.

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