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Dead Man's Island (1996)

TV Movie  |   |  Mystery, Thriller  |  5 March 1996 (USA)
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A woman is asked to help an old lover discover his would-be murderer.

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Henrietta O'Dwyer Collins (Henrie O.)
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Chase Prescott
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Trevor Dunnaway
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Valerie St. Vincent
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Miranda Prescott
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Haskell Prescott
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Roger Prescott
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Rosie, the housemaid
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Lyle Stedman
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Burton Andrews
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Milo
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Henrietta O'Dwyer Collins, called Henrie O., is a world-famous journalist and writer. She's invited by her old lover Chase Prescott to his secluded island home. Chase, a wealthy businessman with money woes, hopes Henrie O. can discover the person he thinks is trying to kill him. It seems like she has her work cut out for her. Possible suspects include Chase's much younger wife, his son, and many others. Written by Anonymous

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One of the best films I have seen. I can understand people's comments about clichéd themes, but the acting is great. It has beautiful scenery, and a good plot. I have been trying to get it on video, but, obviously, is not available. I believe it is an enigmatic, atmospheric film with great music and attitude. Fabulous!


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