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A Murder on Shadow Mountain (1999)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  25 May 1999 (USA)
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Denny Traynor has the idyllic life a loving wife and family, a flourishing career. Seems like life is perfect until some policemen from another break into their home one night and arrest ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Barbara Traynor
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Dennis 'Denny' Traynor
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Det. Bonney
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Young Denny Traynor
Tim Kelleher ...
Wayne Kennedy
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Young Sherry Gaines
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Grandpa Mac
Jayme Knox ...
Sheryl Gaines-Waller
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Def. Atty. Travis Wysocki
Yanna McIntosh ...
Def. Atty. Daws
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Sara Traynor
Michal Suchánek ...
Kurt Traynor (as Michal Suchanek)
Merrilyn Gann ...
Patrice
Tom McBeath ...
Dist. Atty. Arthur DiMarco
Marie Stillin ...
Grandma Viv
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Denny Traynor has the idyllic life a loving wife and family, a flourishing career. Seems like life is perfect until some policemen from another break into their home one night and arrest him for a twenty year old murder. Initially, Denny denies the accusations made against him but when evidence is presented that implicates him, he is then extradited to stand trial. When his wife, whose faith has been shaken asks him what happened, he tells her that he did kill the man they said he killed but in self-defense. However, when there is no evidence that supports his claim, his wife wonders if he has told her the truth, and if she should continue to support him. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Great plot
12 March 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Peter Coyote was the only name that I recognised from the cast list, so I wasn't too keen on watching this film. The only comment on IMDb was positive, so I watched it on late night T.V. I would recommend this movie as a good late night viewing. It's better than a lot of this genre. The plot is excellent, the acting isn't brilliant, but it's not bad. I don't usually like flashbacks but in this film they work. As I've stated, I didn't recognise any of the cast by name, but I recognised Michele Lee, who gave a decent, hard working performance, as the woman wanting to stand by her man, who is lying to her. (Was it Knots Landing?) Anyhow, she's wearing really well. Note: You may enjoy it more, if you miss the first few seconds of the credits. I did and it helped me. When you see the end credits, you'll get what I mean The Wayne Kennedy character, who is really weird, takes this to a 7 rather than a 6.


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