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The Secret (1997)

TV Movie  -   -  Mystery | Romance | Thriller  -  6 January 1997 (USA)
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A pregnant teen is murdered and a popular high-school senior is suspected. But will his girlfriend stick by him to prove his innocence despite the fact she has bonded with the victim's mother?

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Nicole Voss
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Emily DeCapprio
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Greg Dunleavy (as Mark Krassenbaum)
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Ted Dunleavy
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Mrs. Voss
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Sharon
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P.J.
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Tina DeCapprio
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Kim
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Aaron Clemens
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Detective Bill Rodlauer
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Detective Connie Lang
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Stacy
J. Michael Hunter ...
Cal Voss
Deborah Hobart ...
Rachel Dunleavy
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Rich and popular Greg Dunleavy's bright future is threatened by the revelation that Emily, a girl from the wrong side of the tracks, is pregnant with his child. Emily wants to keep the baby, but Greg has other ideas. After Emily disappears, Greg's girlfriend Nicole Voss becomes close to Emily's mother. When Emily is found murdered, Nicole begins to piece together evidence that points to Greg as the killer. Written by Anonymous

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Some secrets should not be kept.


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6 January 1997 (USA)  »

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During Greg's trial, he is sentenced for First-Degree Murder with a life sentence. There is no mention made of the unborn fetus he killed when killing Emily DiCapprio. The Supreme Court ruled that killing an unborn fetus is tantamount to Second-Degree Murder in 2004; this movie was filmed in 1997. See more »

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very good
14 January 2006 | by See all my reviews

Ari Meyers and Mark Krassenbaum are very, very good in this movie, as are Tess Harper, John O'Hurley, and Cindy Pickett. The Killing Secret is about Nicole (Meyers), a high school student who's wealthy boyfriend, Greg (Krassenbaum), has kept his affair with Emily (played by Soleil Moon Frye) hidden. Emily becomes pregnant, much to Greg's dismay.

Nicole sees on the news that Emily (who she knows nothing about) is missing. By chance, Nicole meets Emily's mother (Harper) and she befriends her, as she feels sorry for her and wants to help her find Emily.

I think part of the reason I like this movie so much is because I was in high school when this was released, and the clothes, hairstyles and music in the film remind me of those days. I also spent a good deal of my childhood in North Carolina, so the familiar scenery and the fact that I recognize some local actors makes me feel close to this movie. Sentiments aside, it is a great story and the score is phenomenal. 10/10


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