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Escape Clause (1996)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Thriller  -  14 July 1996 (USA)
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A man finds out from a would be killer that his wife has paid $10,000 to have him killed. But is this mysterious man telling the truth? When both the killer and the wife turn up dead, ... See full summary »

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Abe Shinoda
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Owen Jessop
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Belson
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Tara Rosling ...
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A man finds out from a would be killer that his wife has paid $10,000 to have him killed. But is this mysterious man telling the truth? When both the killer and the wife turn up dead, everyone is a suspect, and the investigation takes an unexpected turn Written by Anonymous

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Blutige Karriere - Vertrag mit dem Tod  »

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12 February 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie is Oh-so-bad. A young executive (played by the ever-over-reaching Andrew McCarthy) finds that his wife is plotting to kill him for the obvious ($). All of the sudden the tables are turned and this young exec finds himself embroiled in this murder for hire scheme. McCarthy turns in the same performances this over-rated B actor he's always been. A so-so shot from Paul Sorvino is this movies only hope, and though he tries, it just doesn't pan out. Plot-wise, and with some production and directing chops, this could have been a great Harrison ford type thriller. As it is, it's not worth your time. I had a hard time keeping up - not because it was so difficult to follow, but because it was just so boring! I'd skip it - watch patriot games again or arrange your sock drawer...


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