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Pia Postman
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Frank McGrath
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Dr. Christine Winter
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Marge Fong
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Tony Grenaldi
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Hank Wilson
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Hal Damon
Michael Cullen ...
Captain Tanner
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JoAnn McGrath
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Lt. Clay Maloney
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Sally McGrath
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Man in Yellow Shirt
Leslie Ackerman
Karen Hensel
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Frank takes Pia Postman hostage on live TV, threatening to execute her after she accepts the blame for his daughter's suicide.

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The movie Mad City wanted to be
3 March 2003 | by (Dublin, Ireland) – See all my reviews

Excellent performances and a worthwhile script mean that Murder Live! finally achieves what Mad City and Mistrial between them failed to do. It's refreshing to see satire handled without the sledgehammer subtlety of those efforts. One can only hope that this gem receives a much overdue release on DVD.


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