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Murder 101 (1991)

TV Movie  |  PG-13  |   |  Mystery, Thriller  |  20 March 1991 (USA)
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Charles Lattimore, an author of a book about a famous murder trial, meets up with his ex wife Laura, at her college, where he is due to give a series of lectures, on how to write a ... See full summary »

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Charles Lattimore
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Laura Lattimore
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Mike Dowling
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Robert Miner
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Francesca Lavin
Jack Thibeau ...
Officer (Roadblock)
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Tim Ryder
Todd Merrill ...
John Defazio
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Jon Steinmetz
Yavone Evans ...
Mary
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Ellen Dowling
Walter Klenhard ...
Assistant Director
Terry Markwell ...
Anne Ryder
Kathe Mazur ...
Linda Jo (Poet) (as Kathe E. Mazur)
Mary Lou Piccard ...
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Charles Lattimore, an author of a book about a famous murder trial, meets up with his ex wife Laura, at her college, where he is due to give a series of lectures, on how to write a successful novel. When one of his students, asks to meet him later that night, to discuss the course, and is found murdered. Lattimore has no alibi, and he begins to suspect, that the subject of his book, has arranged the killing, to get back at him, for the evidence, Lattimore gave during the trial. Written by <mike.wilson6@btinternet.com>

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An Edge-Of-Your-Seat Thriller!

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Mystery | Thriller

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Rated PG-13 for brief, strong violence | See all certifications »
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20 March 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

101-es gyilkosság  »

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$2,500,000 (estimated)
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Shot in twenty days. See more »

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At the beginning of the movie, when Charles talks with the student in front of the university building, a studio light is clearly seen to the left. See more »

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7 January 2004 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

A made-for-TV whodunit distinguished by Pierce Brosnan's lively performance and amazingly high-quality photography that still looks "new" 13 years later. Only the female hairstyles and afcial cosmetics give it away. I recall seeing this when it was first on TV, and once or twice since then. It happened to be on today and I stopped to watch it even though I remembered it pretty well. The killer isn't who you think. Brosnan is one of those rare actors who plays just as well in a TV program as in the movies.


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