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In the Best of Families: Marriage, Pride & Madness (1994)

After a very messy divorce, a man starts suspecting his ex-wife and her new boyfriend of various crimes.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Susie Lynch
Fritz Klenner
Tom Lynch
Florence Newsom
Bob Newsom
Annie Klenner
Louise Latham ...
Delores Lynch
Wayne Tippit ...
Dan Donaldson
Dr. Frederick Klenner
Anne Pitoniak ...
Nanna Newsom
Justice Susie Sharp
Brian Butler
Tristan Tait ...
Ian Perkins
Colleen Flynn ...
Jamie Leary


After a very messy divorce, a man starts suspecting his ex-wife and her new boyfriend of various crimes.

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Release Date:

16 January 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bitter Blood  »

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I thought that these actors were true to their characters.
25 May 2003 | by (North Carolina, USA) – See all my reviews

This movie was amazing! I was a little girl when all of this happened and to know that this happened in my own hometown. After I saw this movie, I went and researched everything to know about it. Then, I watched the movie again. These characters were true to their characters. It was amazing. Eveybody I talked to about this (who was involved) & who saw the movie, said this movie was wonderful! I thought it was wonderful, too. And it was eerie that this happened in my home town and that I actually know where the Newsom house is!! I really thought this movie was wonderful!

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