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The Secret Life of Archie's Wife (1990)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy, Crime  |  28 October 1990 (USA)
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One of life's losers (Michael Tucker) kidnaps a suburban housewife (Jill Eikenberry) while on the run from hoodlums.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Tucker ...
Walter Sharphorn
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Bunny Brown
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Archie Brown
J.C. Quinn ...
Sebastian
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Stubbs
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Rowena Sharphorn
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Ronald William Lawrence ...
Officer Ross
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Deputy Shaw
Natalie Riley ...
Dee Valentine
Alison Tucker ...
Tanya Brown
Luann Buckstein ...
Counterwoman
Kathryn Christopher ...
Aunt Peg
Tupper Cullum ...
Motel Clerk
Hugh Foley ...
Uncle Bernie
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Bunny, an unhappily married Denver housewife, frustrated and stressed out over her uncommunicative businessman husband Archie as well as planing their daughter's coming wedding, has her life turned upside down one day when she's taken hostage by Walter, a bumbling loser on the run from the law after having robbed a bank in order to pay off money to his loan shark Sebastian and to support his elderly mother. Soon Bunny and Walter form a romantic bond and decide to help each other with their problems in their own ways. Written by matt-282

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28 October 1990 (USA)  »

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