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Identity Theft (2004)
"Identity Theft: The Michelle Brown Story" (original title)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Drama  -  1 November 2004 (USA)
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The true story of Michelle Brown who has her identity stolen and $50,000 purchased under her name.

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Michelle Brown
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Justin
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Connie Volkos
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Barry Knowland
Jennifer D'Ball ...
Salesperson
Scott Arnold ...
Gorgeous Guy
Stacey Zurburg ...
Gorgeous Woman
Kathryn Kerbes ...
Gretchen
Clare Lapinskie ...
Christine
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Peter
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Computer Delivery Man
Reamonn Joshee ...
Pizza Delivery Man
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Desk Sergeant
Mohini Cox ...
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Every six minutes in America, someone's identity is stolen. When Michelle Brown walked into an office one day to fill out a simple rental form, then handed it to the receptionist, she never dreamed that her information would fall into the wrong hands. As Michelle keeps receiving hefty bills for services and merchandise she never purchased, it doesn't take her long to figure out that someone has stolen her identity, and is determined to take over her life, no matter the cost. But when a warrant is issued for the arrest of the imposter, the real Michelle is wrongly accused. With her life escalating out of control, Michelle must regain her own self to confront her nemesis, and appeal to the U.S. Senate for more concise identity theft laws. Written by Icedberry

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Based on the true story of Michelle Brown, whose testimony in July of 2000 on Capitol Hill signed the bill HR 1731 for tougher penalties against identity theft. See more »

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The position of the for sale sign in front of the house. See more »

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Michelle Brown story
25 December 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie because, if it had been the reverse(one man stealing another man's identity), I don't think, you would see the emotional anxiety, a victim of identity theft, goes through!!! Sure women are more emotional but, I think, that was an advantage because, it enables illustration of, the pain, regardless of sex, what an identity theft victim goes through...the pain, the anguish, having to constantly prove, you are who, you say you.

I am sorry if women find this offensive. I feel that women, are far more honest with, both, themselves and, others when it comes to expressing pain, regardless of what type.

Christopher


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