The Killing Secret (1997)

TV Movie  |  TV-PG  |   |  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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Nicole Voss
Emily Decapprio
Greg Dunleavy (as Mark Krassenbaum)
Ted Dunleavy
Mrs. Voss
Tina Decapprio
Rasool J'Han ...
Aaron Clemens
Detective Bill Rodlauer
Lorri Lindberg ...
Detective Connie Lang
J. Michael Hunter ...
Deborah Hobart ...
Rachel Dunleavy


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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The Secret  »

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1.33 : 1
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After Greg and Nicole argue in front of her home, she gets out of the car and slams the door. As she looks in at Greg, you hear the car start up, but Greg doesn't move towards the ignition, or the transmission shifter. He then peals out. See more »

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What Happened to DNA ?
8 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a very entertaining film concerning seniors graduating from high school and then planning to go on to college. The film takes place in a small town where everybody knows everybody and any gossip is spread around immediately. Soleil Moon Frye, (Emily DeCapprio) plays a young girl who falls in love with Greg Dunleavy,(Mark Kassen) and wants him to marry her before he goes to college and Greg at the same time is going out with Nicole Kass,(Ari Meyers) and having a ball playing the field with these two girls. Tess Harper,(Tina DeCapprio) gave an outstanding performance as the mother to Emily and was very close to her daughter and were considered rather poor compared to some of the other gals and guys she associated with in cheer-leading or sports. This film does have a rather sad ending and is nothing that I had intended to expect.

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