A seemingly respectable pillar of the community hides sickening secrets within the walls of her family home.

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Brenda Geck
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Marie
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Philip Rothman
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Kenneth Geck
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Nadine Devereaux
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Joey Geck
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Carol Geck
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Jimmy Geck
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Gary Crandall
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Jeremy Devereau
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Scott Mathers
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Leroy Hobbs
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Young Marie
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Susan Carter (as Kyla Anderson)
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A seemingly respectable pillar of the community hides sickening secrets within the walls of her family home.

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The world saw them as the perfect family. The law found some perfect criminals.

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Judge: [after convicting Brenda, her husband, and her son] By the time this state is done with you, Mrs. Geck, you will become one of two things: very old... or very dead. Get them out of my sight.
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It was compelling and well done.
16 March 2004 | by (Studio City, CA) – See all my reviews

Honestly, this movie was extraordinary. Kirstie Alley really proved herself once again as a great actress. I was blown away at this made for TV movie. Usually this genre is week on script, but I could not turn it off. If you can get a copy of this film, watch it and you will be amazed at the story and Kirstie's performance.

Kirstie who is much curvier now, is brilliant in this dramatization of a true story. It is a horrific tale and was very well done.

Normally I do not care to write comments on films, but I was so moved to do so on this one. The film and Kirstie should receive an Emmy and SAG Award for this work.


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