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Right to Kill? (1985)

TV Movie  |   |  Crime, Drama  |  22 May 1985 (USA)
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Based on true story of teens Richard and Deborah Jahnke charged in Wyoming for the killing of their abusive father.

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Richard Jahnke Sr.
Christopher Collet ...
Richard Jahnke Jr.
Karmin Murcelo ...
Maria Jahnke
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Deborah Jahnke
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Eve Whitcomb
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Jim Barrett
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Vera Scofield
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Maj. Eckworth
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Candy
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Social worker
Randy Moore ...
Counselor
Norman Bennett ...
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Mr. Harris
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Det. Roberts
Robert Ginnaven ...
Det. Marquez
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Based on true story of teens Richard and Deborah Jahnke charged in Wyoming for the killing of their abusive father.

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A typical 80's movie about a dysfunctional family
7 May 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was a senior in high school when this movie came on tv. I really enjoyed it and it showed Justine Bateman in rare form (totally different from her role in Family Ties). It sort of reminded me of the days when my parents were really strict(about going to prom, dances, parties,etc), but this movie takes the cake. Dysfunction at its worse. I highly recommend this movie if you can find it.


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