Genres: Drama · Mystery · Crime
Release Date: 1995-03-24
Content Rating: R
6 User Ratings
This Movie Is About
bank account · anti-depressant · abusive husband · abusive father · accident · alcoholic father · anger · maid · reporter · domestic violence · dysfunctional family · maine · murder · alcoholism · lawsuit · suspicion of murder · island · bar · depression · based on novel or book · detective · child abuse
Dolores Claiborne was accused of killing her abusive husband twenty years ago, but the court's findings were inconclusive and she was allowed to walk free. Now she has been accused of killing her employer, Vera Donovan, and this time there is a witness who can place her at the scene of the crime. Things look bad for Dolores when her daughter Selena, a successful Manhattan magazine writer, returns to cover the story.