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Escape from Terror: The Teresa Stamper Story (1995)

Teresa Walden-Stamper is happily married to her husband Paul Stamper and together they have one daughter Katie Stamper. The marriage seems happy until Paul starts abusing Teresa and becomes... See full summary »

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Paul Stamper
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Teresa Walden Stamper
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Sheriff Bill Douglass
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Chris Butler
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Charlie (as Steven Hartley)
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Wanda Walden
Phillip A. Luna ...
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Teresa's Attorney
Stanley M. Fisher ...
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Luke Burnham
Caitlin Flynn ...
Jennifer
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Teresa Walden-Stamper is happily married to her husband Paul Stamper and together they have one daughter Katie Stamper. The marriage seems happy until Paul starts abusing Teresa and becomes obsessed with her. Teresa divorces Paul and gets a restraining order against him but this doesn't stop Paul and he kidnaps Teresa and shoots her boyfriend Chris Butler. Paul is later caught by the police and is taken to jail but later escapes from jail and Teresa knows that now she must protect herself and her daughter and that they're in real danger. Based on a story from Unsolved Mysteries. Written by Jonathan

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Crimes of Passion: Escape from Terror - The Teresa Stamper Story  »

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Domestic Violence exposed in all it's ugliness ...

A very believable telling of one woman's descent into hell on earth. The frightening thought - is it happening next door to you too? The film does not skim over the gory details - be prepared. Low budget, not glossy, but definitely makes it's point. The one thing marginally lacking, given the enlightened 90's, is an acknowledgment that spousal violence, as wrong as it is, is an offense committed by both genders.


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