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As Good as Dead (1995)

Susan switches identities with her new friend Nicole, so that Nicole can pay for her medical bills with Susan's insurance. Then Susan finds herself trapped in her new identity when Nicole ends up dead under questionable circumstances.

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Susan Warfield
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Ron Holden / Aaron Warfield
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Nicole Grace
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Eddie Garcia
George Dickerson ...
Mr. Edgar Warfield
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Thomas A. Rutherford
Scott Williamson ...
Dr. Sullivan
Jerry Bernard ...
Funeral Director
Thomas Prisco ...
Hospital Technician
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Roger
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Mrs. Connor
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Crosswell Receptionist
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Ralph Langford (as Tom Ashworth)
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Chris Corzo (as Jack Verell)
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Mexican Woman
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Storyline

Susan Warfield is new to Los Angeles. Fortunately for her, she's just made a new friend, Nicole. Unfortunately Nicole doesn't have private medical insurance. You see, Nicole has a stomach ulcer which is causing her severe pain. When Susan rushes her to hospital, the doctors will not operate on her because of her insurance status. Susan has a brilliant idea - Nicole can borrow her medical card, pretend to be Susan, and have her operation immediately, whilst Susan goes on holiday's, pretending to be Nicole.. All is well, there's no way Susan could be caught cheating the system. Shockingly Nicole (whose pretending to be Susan) mysteriously dies after her operation. This means that Susan Warfield is, according to the government, dead. Written by Michael Feller <reb@magna.com.au>

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Rated PG-13 for violence | See all certifications »
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When Susan is leaving the phone booth at airport the taxi she gets in is a Station Wagon, when she arrives at her building the taxi is a 4 door Crown Victoria. See more »

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Referenced in Adjust Your Tracking (2013) See more »

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Pretty Suspenseful
15 December 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I got home from work and was about to go to bed until I turned on the television. After flipping through the channels I thought that I saw Traci Lords and that woman from "Wings" in a movie so I decided to watch it. The concept was really amazing, a woman who commits insurance fraud ends up paying for it by supposidly dying and has to remake her life into something that she wanted to be at the beginning of the movie. I know that it was a chick flick and I should've went past the Lifetime channel but this movie had Traci Lords who really knows how to act, and I was also on the edge of my seat to know what really happened. If you want to see hot girls in a suspenseful thriller, you should watch this movie.


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