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Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story (1993)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Crime | Thriller  -  3 May 1993 (USA)
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A woman marries her boyfriend on his deathbed for his money so she can move on to the next guy. When he turns up mysteriously ill the police step in and investigate the strange circumstances.

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Cast

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Blanche Taylor Moore
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Dwight Moore
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Raymond Reid
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Ethel
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Morgan
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O'Keefe
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Kevin Denton
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Ray Jr
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Cathy
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Stevie
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Lujane
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Doug, Dwight's Son
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Dr. Nesbitt
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Lisa Blake Richards ...
Linda Reid Sykes
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A woman marries her boyfriend on his deathbed for his money so she can move on to the next guy. When he turns up mysteriously ill the police step in and investigate the strange circumstances.

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The Chris Farley who was the production coordinator on this film, is not the same person as the late comedian Chris Farley. The Chris Farley who worked on this film was born in 1967 and has worked in a similar capacity on other films. See more »

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Not a classic but worth seeing on a rainy day.
21 July 2001 | by (Tampa, Florida) – See all my reviews

First off there's Montgomery's supporting cast, especially David Clennon as one of her boyfriends, Grace Zabriskie as her best friend, and Bruce McGill as a police detective. Then there's Liz as this real-life cold-blooded killer. Altho she looks pretty good here with her beautiful, long neck and bright eyes, her character is miles away from Samantha on "Bewitched". She seems to have absolutely zero conscience except maybe when she's hanging out with her gal-pal. I know Liz liked playing character roles but I prefer her in flicks like Second Sight & Lizzie Borden. At least you could sympathize with the latter real-life lady. I'm glad she got to end her career playing Edna Buchanan, not Ms Moore.


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