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The Morrison Murders: Based on a True Story (1996)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime  -  5 November 1996 (USA)
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A husband and wife and their youngest son are murdered in this true story. Their two other sons are left to cope with their loss, but the local sherrif begins to suspect that one of the ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Walker Morrison
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Luke Morrison
Maya McLaughlin ...
Patti Morrison
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Kimberly Granger
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Deputy George Pettygrew
Patricia Gage ...
Aunt Clare
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Sheriff Byron Calhoun
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Donald Fraser
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Beau
Hayley Lochner ...
Michelle
Christine Brubaker ...
Real Estate Agent
Steve Cumyn ...
Deputy 2
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Garth
Angela Fusco ...
Flo
John Bayliss ...
Baptist Minister
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A husband and wife and their youngest son are murdered in this true story. Their two other sons are left to cope with their loss, but the local sherrif begins to suspect that one of the brothers committed the crime, and must convince the other to help him discover the truth. Written by David Kinne <davros@gargoyle.apana.org.au>

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The True Story of a Brother's Ultimate Betrayal.

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Morrison Murders was a made for TV movie, based on an actual case in Georgia. It was your pretty standard made for TV movie, with one exception, the cast. Usually these things are pretty poorly written, predictable, and a little slow. This movie was far from slow, however a lot of the lines were cheesy and I figured out who did it within the first ten minutes. Sex & The City's John Corbett was very solid as was NYPD Blue's Gordon Clapp. It's nice to see people we associate with one character, stand out and be something completely different in another role. It's pretty much your standard, low budget, made for TV movie. The acting was a little better and the story moved along well, but it was toned down for the small screen and far too predictable for me.


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