Defenseless


1h 44m 1991

Brief Synopsis

An unstable Los Angeles attorney discovers that her male lover and client is married to her long-lost college roommate. When he's found murdered, she becomes the defense attorney for his wife, who's been accused in the case.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Drama
Crime
Mystery
Thriller
Release Date
1991
Distribution Company
Seven Arts Entertainment
Location
Calabasas, California, USA; Malibu, California, USA; Westlake Village, California, USA; Van Nuys, California, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 44m

Synopsis

An unstable Los Angeles attorney discovers that her male lover and client is married to her long-lost college roommate. When he's found murdered, she becomes the defense attorney for his wife, who's been accused in the case.

Crew

Michael Adams

Stunts

Frans J Afman

Other

V L Bagby

Carpenter

Verna Bagby

Construction Coordinator

Christine Baur

Stunts

Stuart Benjamin

Executive Producer

Sheryl Berkoff-lowe

Makeup Artist

Carl Beyer

Production Assistant

Moe Blay

Driver

David Bomba

Swing Gang

David Bombyk

Producer

James A Borgardt

Adr Editor

E O Braden

Transportation Coordinator

Benita Brazier

Script Supervisor

Mark L Brown

Swing Gang

Jeff Burkhart

From Story

Gary Burritt

Negative Cutting

Katherine M Butler

Assistant Camera Operator

Pat Carman

Driver

Joseph Cash

Construction

Daniel Chacon

Construction

Allan Chambers

On-Set Dresser

Bonnie Clevering

Hair Stylist

Martin Coblenz

Driver

Nancy Cone

Costumes

Andrew Cooper

Photography

Side Effects Corporation

Editor

Stephen P Davis

Swing Gang

Tom Donaldson

Carpenter

Maureen Ann Duffy

Assistant Production Coordinator

Erik A. Erichsen

Production Assistant

Jane Erskine

Carpenter

Fred Falcone

Driver

Diamond Farnsworth

Stunts

Joseph Fiacco

Assistant Property Master

Glory Fioramonti

Stunts

Johnny Foam

Costume Supervisor

Michael Fosberg

Art Department

George E Frazier

Construction

D Jay Freeman

Art Department Coordinator

Donna Garrett

Stunts

Bobby Giovanni

Carpenter

Sid Givens

Construction

Dennis Goddard

Carpenter

Jim Grce

Gaffer

Mark Green

Music Editor

Whitney Green

Associate Producer

Whitney Green

Production Manager

Taylor Hackford

Executive Producer

Christopher Hall

Electrician

Gene Hara

Electrician

Robert Wayne Harris

Carpenter

Tim Healey

Unit Production Manager

Robert Herron

Stunts

Don Herzstein

Advisor

James Hicks

Screenplay

James Hicks

From Story

Marilyn Hiratzka

Props Assistant

Stephen Macdonald Howard

Assistant

Julie Hutchinson

Casting Associate

Sharon Ilson

Makeup

Niels Irgens-moller

Driver

Colin D Irwin

Art Director

Jay Johnson

Titles

Benson Jones

Driver

Matia Karrell

Assistant Director

John Keating

Sound

Paul Kijzer

Other

Andrew Kimbrough

Rigging Gaffer

Karyl Kreizinger

Researcher

Robert Kurtzman

Makeup Assistant

Suzanne Lapick

Property Master

Jack Leahy

Rerecording

David Eric Lee

Assistant

Robert Edward Lee

Construction Coordinator

Robert Leitelt

Grip

Renate Leuschner

Wig Supplier

Elisabeth Leustig

Casting

Sheridan W Liu

Assistant Production Accountant

Cris Lombardi

Assistant Camera Operator

Gina Lombardo

Assistant Editor

Lou Lombardo

Editor

Deborah Lucchesi

Casting

William W Mann

Best Boy Grip

John Manocchia

Electrician

Andi Manpearl

Assistant

Ken Mantlo

Boom Operator

Bill Martin

Assistant Director

Frances Mathias

Hairdresser

Lee Mcconnas

Construction

Philip Meheux

Director Of Photography

Rhona Meyers

Set Costumer

Richard Midiri

Other

Lawrence Miller

Consultant

Renee Missel

Producer

Mizen

Driver

Bob Moore

Transportation Captain

Marshall D Moore

Location Manager

Karen Altman Morgenstern

Production Coordinator

Grazyna Motala

Apprentice

Douglas Mowat

Set Decorator

Christy Mozilo

Swing Gang

Rip Murray

Assistant Director

Robert W Murray

Carpenter

Stan L Newcomb

Carpenter

Aaron Newton

Carpenter

David W Nims

Dolly Grip

Lisa V Nunez

Construction

Craig W O'rourke

Carpenter

Alex Olivares

Assistant Editor

Debbie Peixotes

Caterer

Les Percy

Key Grip

John F Peterson

Driver

Marge Piane

Production Assistant

Bill Pine

Color Timer

Sandra Powell

Driver

Ronald Presnell

Assistant

William B Ratcliffe

Other

Michael P Redbourn

Sound Editor

Tom Rickman

Other

John Robotham

Stunt Coordinator

Tim Roe

Driver

Mary Rose

Costume Designer

Martha Rubin

Apprentice

Butch Sanders

Art Department

Curtis A Schnell

Production Designer

Eva Schroeder

Assistant Location Manager

Steve Schultz

Driver

Kimberly Edwards Shapiro

Production Accountant

Lexie Shine

Construction

Richard Shorr

Sound Effects

Richard Shorr

Sound Editor

Brett C Smith

Swing Gang

Charles C Smith

Grip

Curt Sobel

Music

Betsy Spanbock

Assistant

Lisa Strout

Production Consultant

Gary Summers

Rerecording

Andrea Sywany

Construction

Cliff Taylor

Production Consultant

Bill Valdez

Other

L J Van Cleave

Post-Production Accountant

Steve Venetis

Best Boy

Liz Webber

Assistant Editor

Ed White

Sound Mixer

John Wildermuth

Assistant Director

Chris Wimble

Editor

Penny Wooley

Apprentice

Gary Worrell

Carpenter

Robert Sean Wright

Craft Service

Kevin Yagher

Makeup

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Drama
Crime
Mystery
Thriller
Release Date
1991
Distribution Company
Seven Arts Entertainment
Location
Calabasas, California, USA; Malibu, California, USA; Westlake Village, California, USA; Van Nuys, California, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 44m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer August 23, 1991

Released in United States on Video December 26, 1991

Began shooting February 26, 1989.

Completed shooting May 12, 1989.

Film noted "dedicated to David Bombyk".

Released in United States Summer August 23, 1991

Released in United States on Video December 26, 1991