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A Killer in the Family (1983)

A father serving time for murder convinces his three teenage sons that his life is being threatened by fellow inmates and that they should break him out of jail. However, when his sons ... See full summary »

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A father serving time for murder convinces his three teenage sons that his life is being threatened by fellow inmates and that they should break him out of jail. However, when his sons succeed in the jailbreak attempt, the father brings along his cell-mate, a former two time killer, and soon the sons find themselves involved in the pair's murderous crime spree. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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want to see it again
28 October 2006 | by See all my reviews

I have been wanting to see this for quite some time. However it is near impossible as it has not aired in several years. My brother and I watched it 10 years ago and have been looking for it ever since. From what I remember it was a B film but was still exciting and the story line was most interesting. The acting could have been better but for a TV move it was great. From what I remember it was a B film but was still exciting and the story line was most interesting. The acting could have been better but for a TV move it was great. I have been wanting to see this for quite some time. However it is near impossible as it has not aired in several years. My brother and I watched it 10 years ago and have been looking for it ever since. From what I remember it was a B film but was still exciting and the story line was most interesting. The acting could have been better but for a TV move it was great. From what I remember it was a B film but was still exciting and the story line was most interesting. The acting could have been better but for a TV move it was great.


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