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Torn Apart (2004)

TV Movie  -   -  Thriller | Drama  -  27 September 2004 (USA)
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Dr. Vicki Westin has no idea that losing a patient is going to wreak complete havoc on her life. But that's exactly what happens: Her deceased patient's grieving father seeks vengeance by kidnapping Vicki's husband and daughter.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Vicki Westin
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Jerry Bender
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Billy Westin
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lee Alexander ...
Tech #2
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Bingham
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Security
Zachary Canon ...
Scott
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Nurse (as Liz Elkins)
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Alice Raymond
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Forbes
Zoe Gaffin ...
Jordan Westin
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Cindy
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Lou Crenshaw
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Scott's Mother
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Hastings
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Dr. Vicki Westin has 48 hours to make a decision - save her husband or save her daughter. That is the choice being forced upon her by a kidnapper with a personal grudge against the healthcare system. Tia Carrere is one part Sydney Fox and one part John McClane in this thriller as she struggles to find out who has kidnapped her family and why. Time is ticking, who's it going to be? Written by D. Shea

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Some choices are impossible to make

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Also Known As:

La decisiĆ³n  »

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$1,500,000 (estimated)
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After the main character lifts the drain cover and goes in, the cover is left to one side, but later when she returns with her husband she has to lift the cover and move it before climbing back out. See more »

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Come Take My Hand
Written and performed by Jamie Green
Copyright 2004 Soulscream music (ASCAP)
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Nicely done TV Thriller
30 September 2004 | by (Ohio) – See all my reviews

I watched this on lifetime based on the movie pick in TV Guide and really enjoyed it. If you like TV thrillers this is a must see. Tia Carrere stars as a doctor forced to choose between her husband and daughter after they are abducted by a man seeking revenge for how the hospital, doctors and insurance company contributed in the loss of his family. The main reason this movie struck me over most TV fare was the portrayal of the kidnapper.

You can truly empathize with him especially in the scene with his wife in the nursing home. Dale Midkiff is great in the role. I also liked Richard Burgi as the husband. Overall I thought the story was original and compelling and would recommend this movie. 9/10


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