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Sleeping with the Devil (1997)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  22 April 1997 (USA)
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Moving Drama about a women (Shannen Doherty) recovering from a domestic violence relationship, only her former partner still wants her - even if it means killing her.

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Dick Strang
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Rebecca Dubrovich
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Stasha Dubrovich
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Wes Dubrovich
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Dr. Jerrold Petrofsky
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Janet Graham ...
Dina Strang
Matthew Posey
Abraham Alvarez
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Susan
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Years after a molestation as student beauty queen, nurse Rebecca Dubrovich remains a frigid workaholic. Her only hobby, sports, brings the health-freak in contact with Texan gym chain CEO Dick Strang, who soon becomes her lover. Against parental advice, she marries him and moves, to discover only then his domineering side amounts to systematic abuse, yet is cleverly covered by powerful friends and various tricks. Written by KGF Vissers

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Dormindo com o Diabo  »

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To Survive
Music by Chris Boardman
Lyrics by Michelle Myers (as Michele Myers)
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Moving Drama
9 June 2004 | by (england) – See all my reviews

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I watched this movie, and was moved by it - i thought the story was great in it, i liked it ..

the story .. a women "Shannen Doherty" is recovering from a domestic violence relationship, only her former boyfriend is not happy with her

  • and she leaves him so he then sets of trying to get her. He then


tries to have her killed, but she ends up unable to walk, she is then upset by not being able to walk as she is trying out for some run. she then sees an ad on the TV and wants to help out for free. She then learns how to walk - her boyfriend is finally caught. it ends with a very happy ending.

this movie displays some of Shannens best acting skills, and the soundtrack to the film is great. a very good job done, by the cast and crew of the film.


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