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Somebody Killed Her Husband (1978)

A woman's husband is murdered and she and her lover must find the killer or stand accused of doing it themselves.

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Jenny Moore (as Farrah Fawcett-Majors)
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Jerry Green
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Ernest Van Santen
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Audrey Van Santen
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Herbert Little
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Helene
Mary McCarty ...
Flora
Laurence Guittard ...
Preston Moore
Vincent Robert Santa Lucia ...
Benjamin
Beeson Carroll ...
Frank Danziger
Eddie Lawrence ...
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Arthur Rhyris ...
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Jean-Pierre Stewart ...
Man in Beret
Terri DuHaime ...
Lulu's Mother
Sands Hall ...
Girl Typist
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A woman's husband is murdered and she and her lover must find the killer or stand accused of doing it themselves.

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Is this any way to begin a love affair?

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29 September 1978 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aki halt, aki nem  »

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Star Jeff Bridges once said of working on this film: "I was turned on by the idea of working again with director Lamont Johnson, with whom I'd done The Last American Hero (1973) ('Stock Car Racer'). And I was curious about the phenomenon that is Farrah Fawcett-Majors [Farrah Fawcett]. But I did worry that she was into being a personality, and not an actress. But whatever fears I may have had soon disappeared - she was great! By the end of the first week, I couldn't believe how good she was. After two weeks, I said to myself: 'You had better look sharp, Bridges!". See more »

Quotes

Jerry Green: I can offer you instant poverty plus an employees' discount at Macy's.
Jenny Moore: I accept.
Jerry Green: Did I - did I just ask you to marry me and you said yes?
Jenny Moore: Yes!
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Soundtracks

The Flying Dutchman Overture
by Richard Wagner (uncredited)
Performed by Wiener Philharmoniker (as The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra), Conducted by Horst Stein,
Courtesy of London Records, Inc. and the Decca Record Company, Ltd.
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Hey,Give it a chance!
13 April 2008 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I recently acquired a copy of this movie on VHS & thought it was absolutely fantastic-better than all that drivel that Hollywood dishes out today,that's for sure!.The movie takes a while to get to the point,but hey,nothing's perfect.There's even a slight hint of comedy in some parts.All in All,I found it an entertaining who-done-it that is typical of 1970's TV movies.The mild-mannered housewife role played by Farrah Fawcett-Majors (as she was then known) is a complete departure from her earlier work on 'Charlie's Angels'.She wears very little make-up or hair dye.This movie is not everyone's cup of tea,but it's good enough for a rainy Sunday afternoon or a night in with family or friends.


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