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Black and Blue (1999)

TV Movie  |  TV-14  |   |  Drama  |  17 November 1999 (USA)
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After a woman's husband beats and abuses her, she and her son join the witness protection program and move away secretly.

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Frances Benedetto
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Mike Riordan
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Enrique
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Dr. Winnie Clark
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Ann Benedetto
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After a woman's husband beats and abuses her, she and her son join the witness protection program and move away secretly.

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She Knows It Is Only A Matter Of Time Before He Finds Them...

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Noir comme l'amour  »

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Mike Riordan: Can I just be with you right now?
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a very powerful film
3 December 1999 | by (calif) – See all my reviews

black and blue was a very moving and intense movie. mary stuart masterson proved once again what an excellent actress she is. i loved the story, it has a very realistic feel to it. This is something that goes on all the time. Her husband a cop, beats her constantly, yet she puts up with him. Anthony La Paglia did a very impressive performance. He is also a very talented actor that has not been given a break. I think more movies like this need to be done, to get the word out on domestic violence.


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