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Double Jeopardy (1999)

R  |   |  Crime, Mystery, Thriller  |  24 September 1999 (USA)
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A woman framed for her husband's murder suspects he is still alive; as she has already been tried for the crime, she can't be re-prosecuted if she finds and kills him.

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Cast

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Travis
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Benjamin Weir ...
Matty - Age 4
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Bobby
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Nick
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Rudy (as John MacLaren)
Ed Evanko ...
Warren (as Edward Evanko)
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Angie
Bruce Campbell ...
Bartender At Party
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Yuppie Man
Angela Schneider ...
Yuppie Girl
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Cutter
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Rebecca Tingely
Tom McBeath ...
Coast Guard Officer
David Jacox ...
Deputy Ben
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Storyline

When Nick Parsons appears to be murdered his wife Libby is tried and convicted. Six years later Libby is paroled and with the help of Travis Lehman (her parole officer) she sets out to find her son and the truth behind the "murder". Written by Les MacDonald at <mcmac@mb.sympatico.ca>

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Murder isn't always a crime.


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Rated R for language, a scene of sexuality and some violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

24 September 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Doble riesgo  »

Box Office

Budget:

$70,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£1,287,911 (UK) (28 January 2000)

Gross:

$116,735,231 (USA) (17 March 2000)
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Trivia

Tommy Lee Jones played a similar role in The Fugitive, in which he also attempts to capture someone who was wrongfully convicted. See more »

Goofs

When Libby tracked Angie down in San Francisco, Angie claimed she intended to call her. However, prisoners cannot directly receive phone calls. See more »

Quotes

Libby Parsons: I could shoot you in the middle of Mardi Gras, and they can't touch me.
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Soundtracks

That's Enough Of That Stuff
Written & Performed by Marcia Ball
Courtesy of Rounder Records
By Arrangement with Ocean Park Music Group
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User Reviews

 
DON'T CARE WHAT THE CRITICS SAY, IT WAS VERY ENTERTAINING
28 September 1999 | by (CHARLOTTE.NC) – See all my reviews

If you listen to the critics who knows where we would be. I

ignored the comments that this was another Fugitive only a female version, but found the movie fast paced and well acted by Tommy Lee Jones and Ashley Judd, as well as the whole cast. I liked the story line and it was exciting and the time just flew by. Go see it you will enjoy it!!!!


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