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If Someone Had Known (1995)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  1 May 1995 (USA)
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A young wife and mother is abused by her husband and keeps the secret from her friends and family.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Katie Liner
Jack Liner
Ellen Liner
Jimmy Pettit
Sharon Liner (as Kristin Dattilo-Hayward)
Officer Linda Reed
Chief Hunt
Dr. Lois Coutu
Paul Chambers
Charles Pettit
Officer Ed Hunt
Ted Hayden ...
Herbert Evans
Marian Pettit
Ramsay Midwood ...
D.A. Barnes
Doug Pettit


Katie marries her first boy friend and at first they are very happy together. But when their first son arrives he becomes nasty being jealous about the boy, beating her and hanging around with friends all day leaving all the work to her. When their second child is on its way things get even worse, so that Katie decides to leave the house; but when she packs her suitcase the conflict climaxes to him getting shot. A trial is about to find out what happened... Written by Volker Boehm

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She tried to be a good wife and mother. She tried to keep the abuse a secret. But one day he went too far...and so did she.




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1 May 1995 (USA)  »

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Katie's hair changes color several times as the film progresses. See more »


Marian Pettit: [to Katie after she's been found not-guilty for Jimmy's murder] We're sorry for your pain.
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A Cool tv Movie
19 July 2002 | by (kent,england) – See all my reviews

I think all the roles Kellie martin Has played have been brilliant and this is no exception .This is probably the best show or movie she has ever played in along with ER. A cool tv Movie.Worth Seeing A+++++

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