Worst DVD cover ever: This is it, the “I Love the ’80s” edition of The Accused.

Is This the Worst DVD Cover of All Time?

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March 20 2014 10:01 AM

Is This the Worst DVD Cover of All Time?

Yes:

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For those who aren’t familiar with The Accused (which is on sale with this DVD cover on Amazon), here’s the summary from Wikipedia:

Loosely based on the real-life gang rape of Cheryl Araujo that occurred at Big Dan’s Bar in New Bedford, Massachusetts, on March 6, 1983, this film was one of the first Hollywood films to deal with rape in a direct manner, and led to other films (including TV films and shows) on the subject.
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Forrest Wickman is a Slate senior editor. He writes and edits for Slate’s culture blog, Brow Beat.

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