After his partner is killed, private detective Tom Shephard returns to his home in Laguna Beach, California, where he finds himself embroiled in a series of nightmarish murders that take him back to the past and some twisted family ties.

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Tom Shephard
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Wade Shephard
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Joe Datilla
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Jane Algernon
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Helene Long
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Grimes
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Vic Harmon
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Azul Mercante
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Dr. Kroyden
Gary Pagett ...
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Ricky Hyams
Tom Pedi ...
Jimmy Hylkama
Peggy Doyle ...
Dot Hylkama
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Judge Rubio
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After his partner is killed, private detective Tom Shephard returns to his home in Laguna Beach, California, where he finds himself embroiled in a series of nightmarish murders that take him back to the past and some twisted family ties.

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15 November 1987 (USA)  »

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Fogo na Laguna  »

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Last TV role of Peter Brocco. See more »

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You Go To My Head
Written by J. Fred Coots & Haven Gillespie
Performed by Benny Goodman
Courtesy of Warner Brothers, Inc./(ASCAP) & Doctor Jazz
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Mrs. Camdem---well I never
9 May 2003 | by (Nelson, NC) – See all my reviews

Catherine Hicks-- I don't even remember much what this film was about, but Catherine Hicks steamy scenes are worth the watch anyday. She's a total hotty, and you'll understand why her and preacher are always getting down and having more kids on 7th Heaven, and why Kirk had a bone for her (and her whales) in ST-The Voyage Home.


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