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Skeletons in the Closet (2001)

Video  -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  24 July 2001 (USA)
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A father (Williams) suspects his son (Jackson) to be a murderer...or is he just paranoid and trying to cover up his own past which involves his wife being killed in a fire?

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Will
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Tina
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Seth
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Dan
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Robin
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Seth (6 years old)
Diana Nadeau ...
Elizabeth
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Amanda Hall (as Tory Davis)
Don Amendolia ...
Detective Carlson
Lee Bryant ...
Patricia Welch
Christopher C. Perley ...
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Ashby
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Judge Mann
Rick Lohman ...
Phillip Duncan
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Policeman (as Bobby King)
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A father (Williams) suspects his son (Jackson) to be a murderer...or is he just paranoid and trying to cover up his own past which involves his wife being killed in a fire?

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Cross the threshold of fear.


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Rated R for language and elements of violence | See all certifications »
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Urban Jazz
Written by Jim Latham
Performed by JLB
Published by Martune Music
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Aw he's scared, It's okay Mr. Cameraman, you can come closer....
29 July 2001 | by (Melbourne, Florida) – See all my reviews

The film was better than I expected. I have to admit I was skeptical when my Brother's fiance brought this film home. But we were bored and she seemed enthusiastic to see it, since she evidently met the lead actor (Jackson) once.

Right off the bat I was taken aback by a visual display that was far from impressive. I had a problem watching the film because of the (in my opinion) unprofessional camera-work, which became so distracting in parts that I had problems relating with the characters in the film. Some of the interior scenes are shot from a different room than the one the actors are in (literally "peeking" around a corner), seeming to suggest a director of photography with a serious fear of intimacy.

All of my problems with the camera-work aside, I thought the acting in the film was impressive. I have seen several Treat Williams films, and I never thought much of him as a dramatic actor. This was his best performance to date, which isn't saying all that much, but he did a decent job. I am not familiar with whatever soap opera produced Jackson but this film proved all the potential he has. His acting range was impressive and his delivery is exceptional. The only negative thing I can say about the part of Seth, would be, did they have to use so much make-up? I don't think male characters really need to be wearing "fire-engine red" lip-stick.

After all was said and done, I wasn't upset that I watched this film, which means it exceeded my expectations. Plus, with the right crowd, it is a down-right blast to make fun off. But that is only if you are actively trying to antagonize your future sister-in-law.


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