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In the Shadow of Evil (1995)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Crime | Mystery  -  7 February 1995 (USA)
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Jack Brenner is a hot-shot cop on the trail of a serial killer known as The Roper. Just as he's getting close to catching the killer, he is injured and develops amnesia. Dr. Molly Nostrand ... See full summary »

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Dr. Frank Teague
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Det. Walt Keller
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Willy Sommers
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Jack's Father
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Screaming Woman
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Leo Geter ...
Jencks
David Jensen ...
Detective Cummins
Joey Miyashima ...
Dr. Neilsen
Bill Osborn ...
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Jack Brenner is a hot-shot cop on the trail of a serial killer known as The Roper. Just as he's getting close to catching the killer, he is injured and develops amnesia. Dr. Molly Nostrand works to help Brenner recover his memories and the two become romantically involved. Meanwhile, The Roper is still out there somewhere and the police are depending on Jack Brenner to bring him in. Written by Anonymous

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Serial killer has the cops frantic
4 November 2001 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

When a cop loses his memory while in the middle of a murder investigation he must turn to a lady psychologist for help. As his memory returns he begins to piece the parts of the crime together, zeroing in on the killer whom he believes is a member of the police force. The life of the psychologist is endangered after the murderer is thought to have been killed by the police. Good drama with a surprise at the end.


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