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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Vicki Westin
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Jerry Bender
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Billy Westin
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Tech #2
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Bingham
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Scott
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Nurse (as Liz Elkins)
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Jordan Westin
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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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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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Adequate entertainment...
21 December 2015 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

While "Torn Apart" by no means is a top notch thriller, then it is still an entertaining enough movie for what it was. It didn't really hold any thrills or surprises, and it was quite predictable.

The story is about doctor Vicki Westin who finds her husband and daughter missing. A strange phone call informs her that she has 48 hours to decide who will live and who will die.

The acting in "Torn Apart" was good, given the script and material the actors and actresses had to work with. Tia Carrere did a nice job in carrying the movie most of the way.

If you enjoy thrillers then there are far better choices available. But if you are a fan of Tia Carrere then you might find some greater enjoyment in "Torn Apart".

I think that "Torn Apart" is the type of movie that you watch once and never again. It just doesn't have enough contents or leverage to support multiple viewings. For a TV movie, then "Torn Apart" is adequate entertainment for what premises it had.


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