To Love, Honor and Deceive (1996)

TV Movie  |   |  Crime, Mystery, Thriller  |  15 December 1996 (USA)
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A woman gets involved with a policeman after her husband, a complete scoundrel, and her son are lost at sea and presumed dead.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sydney Carpenter
Det. Jim Sanders
FBI Special Agent Kyle Lassiter
Sydney's Unnamed Friend
John Capodice ...
Attorney Forays
Nicholas Bennett
Matthew Carpenter / Stuart Buchanan
Christian Durango ...
Adam Carpenter
Mitchell Laurance
Carl McIntyre ...
Vincent (as Carl Mcintyre)
Director Walters (as Andrew Massett)
Fred Nash ...
Captain Jensen
Stephanie Allen ...
Mary Buchanan
Diana Taylor ...
FBI Attorney


Sydney Carpenter was happy as a housewife devoted to her husband Matthew and their little boy Adam, till they both die in a boat accident. Shortly after she's irritated when local PD Det. Jim Sanders tells her probably nothing can be done, but soon she finds him most helpful, especially after FBI Special Agent Kyle Lassiter insists he walks away from the case. They dig on as she is the target of more criminal visits, discovering Matthew had a dark past and got into the witness protection program, but are told that his staged accident actually killed him... Written by KGF Vissers

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15 December 1996 (USA)  »

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The ID the uniformed cop looks at outside of the hospital room says "General Hospital". _General Hospital (TV Series 1963- )_ is the soap opera the movie's star, Vanessa Marcil was appearing on at the time this movie was made. See more »

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One Great Movie!!!
11 August 2002 | by (Newfoundland, Canada) – See all my reviews

This movie was a great movie , great plot , and even though the actors weren't that famous they did a good job acting. It is truely too bad that this movie didn't recieve the recognition that it truely deserved because this is a good movie . I recomend this movie to everyone , no matter what your type of movie you prefer because this movie will make your day .


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