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Tricks of the Trade (1988)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy, Mystery  |  6 December 1988 (USA)
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Catherine's world goes to pieces when she learns from the police that her husband Donald got killed - shot in the apartment of a prostitute! To her he was a model husband, determined to ... See full summary »

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Catherine
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Marla
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Frank
James Whitmore Jr.
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Lt. Stryker
John Durbin
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Criminal
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Donald Todsen
Tanya Boyd ...
Beverly
Laura Owens ...
Liz Morgenson
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Rental Agent
John DiSanti ...
Tony
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Al
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Catherine's world goes to pieces when she learns from the police that her husband Donald got killed - shot in the apartment of a prostitute! To her he was a model husband, determined to make them wealthy by investment banking. Catherine visits the call girl Marla and they befriend each other. But soon they're both threatened by filthy guys who are on the search for something that Donald stole from them. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Buscando un secreto  »

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A woman teams up with her husband's lover.
13 November 2001 | by (Muskogee OK) – See all my reviews

Pretty darn good for a made-for-TV comedy/mystery. After her husband (John Ritter)is found murdered in the apartment of his prostitute mistress(Markie Post), a very naive young woman(Cindy Williams)joins forces with the hooker to solve the murder. The two run into trouble with some bad guys that have unfinished business with the dead man.

Also in the cast are: Jack Nance, James Whitmore Jr. and Chris Mulkey.


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