GenreThriller Music directorGraeme Revell CountryUnited States
Release dateMarch 26, 1993 (1993-03-26) WriterRandall M. Badat (story), Danny Rubin (story), Randall M. Badat (screenplay), Kathleen Rowell (screenplay) CastMarlee Matlin (Jillian Shanahan), D.B. Sweeney (Ben Kendall), Martin Sheen (Lt. Brock), John C. McGinley (Mickey O'Malley), Christina Carlisi (Grace), Greg Wayne Elam (Cooper) Similar moviesBlack Moon Rising, A Life Less Ordinary, Unlawful Entry, Bloody Moon, Knock Knock, Dream Kiss
TaglineWhat you can't hear could kill you.
Marlee Matlin appears in Hear No Evil and Children of a Lesser God. The Quiet (2005). D B Sweeney appears in Hear No Evil and Blue Desert. Marlee Matlin appears in Hear No Evil and Dead Silence. Marlee Matlin appears in Hear No Evil and In Her Defense.
An Oregon womans (Marlee Matlin) new friend (D.B. Sweeney) helps her elude a corrupt policeman (Martin Sheen) who wants an item she unknowingly holds.
Hear No Evil is a 1993 thriller film about a deaf woman who falls foul of a corrupt police officer looking for a stolen coin that has been hidden in the womans pager. The film stars Marlee Matlin, D. B. Sweeney, and Martin Sheen. It was released by 20th Century Fox on March 26, 1993. Matlin and Sheen would later co-star in The West Wing.
Jillian Shanahan, a deaf woman, becomes the target of a ruthless and corrupt cop. The cop is looking for a stolen coin, which he plans to keep for himself. A journalist briefly acquires the coin and hides it in Jillian's apartment, then his car explodes, now the cop is after her.