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If Looks Could Kill (1996)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  6 February 1996 (USA)
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The true story of John Hawkins, a notoriously elusive criminal profiled on John Walsh's television show 'Americas's Most Wanted'. Hawkin was a sociopathic con man and murderer, who used sex... See full summary »

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John Hawkins
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Black Buddah
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The true story of John Hawkins, a notoriously elusive criminal profiled on John Walsh's television show 'Americas's Most Wanted'. Hawkin was a sociopathic con man and murderer, who used sex in his scams and had the charm and good looks to do so. After a $1 million insurance settlement on a business partner's death, he disappeared, leading the California detective who pursued him on a wild chase all over the world. Written by Bruce Cameron <dumarest@midcoast.com>

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He could charm you to do just about anything. Lie. Cheat. Even kill.

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6 February 1996 (USA)  »

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If Looks Could Kill: The John Hawkins Story  »

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Real John Hawkins
20 February 2011 | by See all my reviews

This movie is a nice thriller you will enjoy watching on TV ,and is apparently based on a real life story of insurance scam.It is pretty OK and bearable ,much better than lot of big budget dull fares ,I must say. Antonio abato Jr is quite impressive as the conman he plays in this movie.In fact he must have been relatively y young when appearing in this movie.I think personally he does a great job.The guy playing Gene hanson is also really awesome,I think he plays his part very convincingly . I personally think John walsh should not himself have appeared in the movie.The whole Americas most wanted thing getting repeatedly shown in the movieis little more than overdone .


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