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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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Susie Lynch
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Fritz Klenner
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Tom Lynch
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Florence Newsom
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Kathy
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Bob Newsom
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Annie Klenner
Louise Latham ...
Delores Lynch
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Dan Donaldson
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Dr. Frederick Klenner
Anne Pitoniak ...
Nanna Newsom
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Justice Susie Sharp
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Brian Butler
Tristan Tait ...
Ian Perkins
Colleen Flynn ...
Jamie Leary
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After a very messy divorce, a man starts suspecting his ex-wife and her new boyfriend of various crimes.

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16 January 1994 (USA)  »

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Bitter Blood  »

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Actress Jill Wagner was born and raised in Winston-Salem north Carolina where all of the events take place See more »

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Interesting movie
24 January 2000 | by (Oregon) – See all my reviews

"Bitter Blood" is a really interesting movie. You watch Kelly McGillis' character change completely as she becomes more and more under the thumb of her completely insane cousin. Interesting performances all around, but somewhat disturbing. On a side note, it is really long. I did not want to stop watching, but you do feel that it's long, and wish it was a little shorter.


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