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The Secret Pact (2001)

R | | Thriller | 17 July 2001 (USA)
After witnessing the killing of his parents, a young teenage boy is put in a witness relocation program and sent to a boarding school in Canada to start a new life. He soon befriends a fellow student who is a hit man looking for him.

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Lenny Dalton
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Greg Sherman (Spence)
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Denise Wokowski
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Jerome Carver
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Dominic Patton
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Dean Raines
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Ray Quick
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Camille Tremblay
Jeff Saumier ...
Doug Havick
Matt Stone ...
Carl Hanuman (as Matthew Stone)
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Paul Cardiff
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Wills (as Andrew Walker)
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Jeff Teal
James Bradford ...
Randolph Holmes
Guido Mello ...
Ormond Petrucci
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Seventeen year old New Yorker Greg Sherman is placed in the witness protection program by Jerome Carver after he is able to identify through photos his mother's killers. She was a collateral casualty of his father's murder, he who was going to testify against his criminal boss, Dominic Patton. The two hit men, Dean Raines and Ray Quick, are known associates of Patton's. Given the new name Steven Spencer, Greg is sent to Royal Dominion College, a private boys' boarding school in Montréal, run by Carver's friend, Denise Wokowski, who reluctantly agrees to the arrangement despite a past witness in her care being killed. There, "Spence" befriends another new student to the school, Lenny Dalton, who is somewhat of an outsider due to his tough guy demeanor. The two make a pact to watch out for each other's back. Dalton is not at the school to make friends, as Patton discovered where Greg was, and as such Dean sent Dalton, his unofficial charge after Dalton's father was murdered, to discover... Written by Huggo

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Sometimes best friends can be the deadliest.

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Rated R for some violence
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Teenager witnesses both of his parents murdered. He is placed into the witness protection program and given a new life. Things seem to be getting better, but one of his best friends harbors a dark secret. Undistinguishable and unmemorable thriller, but an appealing cast carries it as well as some nice life lessons and values. More entertaining then it ought to be.

Rated R; Violence.


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