MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 9,176 this week

Million Dollar Murder (2005)
"Murder in the Hamptons" (original title)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Mystery  -  11 July 2005 (USA)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 449 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 2 critic

After multi-millionaire Ted Ammon is found bludgeoned to death at his East Hampton estate, the fingers point to his estranged wife, Generosa Rand, and her lover, an electrician named Danny Pelosi.

Director:

Writers:

(teleplay), (article)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 250 titles
created 04 May 2011
 
a list of 4085 titles
created 09 Oct 2011
 
a list of 31 titles
created 06 May 2012
 
a list of 13 titles
created 18 Oct 2012
 
a list of 3570 titles
created 14 May 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Million Dollar Murder (TV Movie 2005)

Million Dollar Murder (TV Movie 2005) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Million Dollar Murder.

Videos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Events after an earthquake convince Owen, a writer of hack "as told to" autobiographies, to leave L.A. He burns his bridges telling people what he really thinks, quits his current client (a... See full summary »

Director: Jordan Hawley
Stars: Ashley Ummel, Sarah Ummel, Jack Jozefson
Lies He Told (TV Movie 1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Director: Larry Elikann
Stars: Gary Cole, Karen Sillas, Ron Lea
When Andrew Came Home (TV Movie 2000)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A mother searches for five years to find her kidnapped son in this fact-based drama. Unexpectedly the boy is found, but the reunion is not as she hoped. She now has to deal with five years ... See full summary »

Director: Artie Mandelberg
Stars: Park Overall, Jason Beghe, Seth Adkins
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Filmmaker Alex Harty, 29, has always considered himself a "tortured artist"-but it's not until his wife dies in a car accident that he learns the term's true meaning. Still saddled with ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Leutwyler
Stars: Jeremy Sisto, Poppy Montgomery, Erik Palladino
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Teresa Walden-Stamper is happily married to her husband Paul Stamper and together they have one daughter Katie Stamper. The marriage seems happy until Paul starts abusing Teresa and becomes... See full summary »

Director: Michael Scott
Stars: Adam Storke, Maria Pitillo, Brad Dourif
Widow on the Hill (TV Movie 2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A sexy young hospice nurse (Natasha Henstridge), is hired by a wealthy man (James Brolin) to care for his sick wife who eventually dies. When the nurse becomes the widower's new bride and ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Svatek
Stars: Natasha Henstridge, James Brolin, Jewel Staite
True Blue (TV Movie 2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

San Francisco homicide detectives work to solve the murder of a fellow officer.

Director: Peter Horton
Stars: Poppy Montgomery, Scott Foley, Titus Welliver
The Bad Son (TV Movie 2007)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

The women in a Seattle serial killer's life often had an unpleasant way of turning up dead - from his girlfriend to his mother-in-law to his second wife. The police and FBI knew who the ... See full summary »

Director: Neill Fearnley
Stars: Catherine Dent, Tom McBeath, Ben Cotton
Lying to Be Perfect (TV Movie 2010)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

By day, Nola Devlin (Poppy Montgomery) is an unassuming, frumpy magazine editor who is overlooked and teased by her coworkers... See full synopsis »

Director: Gary Harvey
Stars: Poppy Montgomery, Adam Kaufman, Chelah Horsdal
Living in Fear (TV Movie 2001)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A man returning to his childhood home for the reading of a will is met by hostility. Do the townsfolk know more about him than his new wife?

Director: Martin Kitrosser
Stars: Marcia Cross, Daniel Quinn, Katherine Helmond
Bad to the Bone (TV Movie 1997)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A bad girl uses her brother to kill her lover.

Director: Bill L. Norton
Stars: Kristy Swanson, Jeremy London, David Chokachi
Eye of the Stalker (TV Movie 1995)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A college student is stalked by a disturbed older man.

Director: Reza Badiyi
Stars: Brooke Langton, Joanna Cassidy, Jere Burns
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Ted Ammon
...
Gordon Wintrob
Donna Goodhand ...
Kay
...
Grace (as Hélène Joy)
...
Matt
...
Generosa's R.E. Coworker
...
Suffolk County Police Detective
Richard Chevolleau ...
Suffolk County Police Detective
...
Ted's Lawyer
Tara Rosling ...
Carrie Wilder
Aislinn Paul ...
...
...
Danny Pelosi
Michael A. Miranda ...
Artie Rubino
Edit

Storyline

Wall Street golden boy Ted Ammon falls madly in love with sassy saleswoman Generosa Rand, marries her and wants to start a family. After, not being able to conceive, the couple try other methods to bear a child. After, those methods fail, they adopt twins. A boy and a girl. Ted, realizes she has a mental illness, which he wants her to seek help for. She refuses to do so. She thinks Ted is saying she is crazy, like her mother.. During a bitter divorce procedure, she spends millions just to spite him, however accommodating he swallows absurd terms, and still tries to turn both kids against Ted, while cheating on him with dodgy contractor Danny Pelosi, who has a criminal record. After Ted dies in suspicious circumstances, Generosa turns against Danny, just as meanly, in favor of an English nanny/nurse once Generosa is diagnosed with terminal cancer. Written by KGF Vissers

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Mystery

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 July 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

L'héritage de la passion  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

|

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Memories
Written by Dominic Paterson, Francois Paterson and Christelle Pechin
Performed by Soma Sonic
Courtesy of Subsonic Recordings
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Well worth the wait...
8 December 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I'd waited to see this for ages - heard about it from all my US friends and on various Without A Trace boards and then missed it when we finally got it in the US. Luckily one of my friends sent me it and it was well worth the wait.

Of course, I only wanted to see it because of Poppy, but once I started watching it I completely forgot it was her, I got so wrapped up in the story. I love everything about the story itself, which I guess can't be credited to anyone since it actually happened. I think Poppy did an amazing job of portraying Generosa, though I wasn't surprised at all. She has a great range.

There wasn't a dull moment in the film - it had its funny parts, its sad parts and its downright weird parts. I loved the whole Generosa telling the kids one thing, Ted telling them something else. It was well structured throughout, especially with the different people from the neighbourhood talking about what happened and hearing all the rumours before seeing it all for yourself.

Great movie, I definitely want to watch it again.


20 of 27 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Breast Cancer Causes Fainting? franbee57
ENCORE bitsy102478
What di the Dr. say her mental problem Was? badcock1
Why did... softball7887
True Story Shaftell
what happened in the end? luna_iscool
Discuss Million Dollar Murder (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?