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Trophy Wife (2006)
"Murder on Spec" (original title)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  27 August 2006 (USA)
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Kate Graham believed to have a perfect marriage, but after not touching her for months her husband Duke Fairbanks, who had an affair with her friend Diana Coles, demands a divorce. She ... See full summary »

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Kate Graham
Royston Innes ...
Mathis
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Jim McMorrow
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Detective Paul Tannon
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Harry
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Duke Fairbanks
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Diana Coles
Barry Bowman ...
Lawyer
Blaine Lopes ...
Sam
John Gibb ...
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Dean McKenzie ...
Shaw (as Dean Monroe Mckenzie)
Colin Chapin ...
Waiter
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David Pearson ...
George Fordham (as David Allan Pearson)
Arnie Walters ...
Judge Abramson
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Kate Graham believed to have a perfect marriage, but after not touching her for months her husband Duke Fairbanks, who had an affair with her friend Diana Coles, demands a divorce. She waves the prenuptial-fixed sum of nearly a million dollars, so he lets her have the house temporarily while he lives on the yacht; his corpse is found there shortly after. An unknown man who claims he killed Duke 'for her' demands 10% of his vast inheritance. When her gay friend is arrested, without bail, she asks her lawyer to defend him. The killer orders her to have dinner, shakes the Seattle PD detective Paul Tannon, proves he knows her preferences, explains how he set Jim up and doubles his tariff to 20% now she has two lives to pay off. Written by KGF Vissers

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This movie is bad
2 February 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'm sorry, this movie is very bad.

I just watched this on Lifetime so I should have known better. As much as I love looking at Brooke Burns, this movie is terrible.

Let's start with the screenplay. Horrible. Completely not believable. The whole premise of the story is ridiculous. Could something like this go on? Maybe. But the way the screenplay is written, there's just no way. It's just so outrageous. Actually, it's comical when you watch it. The acting is pretty funny as well.

If you want to laugh at bad writing, bad filming, bad screenplay, watch this movie. It should be shown in all filming 101 classes about what NOT to do in film-making.


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