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Second to Die (2002)

 -  Thriller  -  23 April 2002 (USA)
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Sara (Eleniak) thought she'd finally found happiness when she escaped a life of poverty and abuse to marry Jim Bratchett (Shipp). Sara?s happiness is short-lived when she discovers that Jim... See full summary »

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Sara Morgan Bratchett Scucello
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Raymond 'Scooch' Scucello
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Thelma
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Jasmine
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Sara (Eleniak) thought she'd finally found happiness when she escaped a life of poverty and abuse to marry Jim Bratchett (Shipp). Sara?s happiness is short-lived when she discovers that Jim has an invalid daughter. Trapped as a full time caretaker, Sara considers leaving Jim until she discovers a million dollar life insurance policy. Written by Anonymous

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Sara Morgan (Erika Eleniak) thought her new husband's money would make her happy. She was dead wrong.

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Rated R for language and some sexuality
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23 April 2002 (USA)  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Finnish distributor gave film a name "Sekunti kuolemaan" ("A Second to Death"). Unfortunately it was written wrong on the VHS cover, "Sekuntti kuolemaan" ("A Seccond to Death"). See more »

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The plane that Jim gets into is different to the one that subsequently takes off. See more »

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Almost watchable
1 September 2009 | by (Serbia) – See all my reviews

This would be a watchable Hollywood mediocre if it had a good editing. It relies on the typical American thriller plot - "who is going to outsmart everyone". Acting is below average, but with shining appearance of the detective who is the best actor in the film and he is mostly responsible if the tension in the film rises. Film was completely suffocated by blank video and sound shots and most of it looks like raw film material. All in all, if you don't mind watching a movie that looks like a student film project, this is a film to watch. I guess that would be enough to say on this film, everything else could really spoil the tension that is probably low enough.


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