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Det. Mike Sheehan
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Robert Chambers
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Linda Fairstein
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Jennifer Levin
Dorothy Fielding ...
Phyllis Chambers
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Detective Joe Brady Quinn
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Jack Litman
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Arnold Domenitz, Grandfather
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Ellen Levin, Mother
Herb Mitchell ...
Robert Chambers Sr.
J.C. Quinn ...
Jack Dorrian
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Judge Bell
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Dan Levin, Uncle
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Steven Levin, Father
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This is the story of a young woman who was found dead. Now the police investigate, and evidence points to a man she was seen leaving a party with. Now when questioned, he claims that her death was accidental, as a result of rough sex. Now her family doesn't believe this, so they press the district attorney's office to try him for murder, but he has a good lawyer who plays his defense right down to putting the dead girl on trial. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Asesinato en Central Park  »

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"Wicked Game" by Chris Isaak is featured in several scenes, including discos and Robert playing it in his bedroom, but the song was not released until 1989, 3 years after the murder. See more »

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Features A Current Affair (1986) See more »

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You Owe Me Some Kind of Love
Written by Chris Isaak
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Billy Baldwin as Robert Chambers - NOT!
9 August 2001 | by (Hollywood, CA) – See all my reviews

The majority of the fascination with the "preppie murder" case revolved around the startling good looks and charisma of the man accused. A very rare few are blessed/cursed with the type of beauty that placed Robert Chambers in an elite above and beyond what most can even imagine. A young Elvis Presley, Ricky Martin or Rob Lowe could also be considered among those few. It was easy to believe that once under the spell of such a an intensely magnetic draw, a young girl could become violently obsessed if rejected. It was absolutely impossible for me to buy this scenario with Billy Baldwin - PLEASSSSE! Who casts these things?


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