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Black Widow (2008)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Mystery | Thriller  -  17 May 2008 (USA)
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A photo journalist begins to suspect her best friend Danny's new love interest could be linked to the murders of wealthy men.

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Olivia Whitfield / Grace Miller
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Melanie Dempsey
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Finn Driver
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Danny Keegan
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Jill Keegan
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Cooper Collins
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Lucas Miller
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Bixler
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Henry
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Stan Driver
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A wildly successful businessman thinks he has finally met the woman of his dreams when he meets a beautiful, seductive, young widow. He quickly falls in love and they make plans to wed, but not before finding out that her previous spouses had all died under mysterious circumstances, and he may be the next victim. Written by Anonymous

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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When Olivia is shot and falls into the pool as the camera zooms out she can be seen to suddenly come to life again and lift her head but in the next shot she is lying face down dead. See more »

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newly cut version is better but still hokey
11 October 2011 | by (Belpre, Ohio) – See all my reviews

Elizabeth Berkley actually does a half decent acting job in this, not like the trash job she did on Showgirls. And she looks different, like she's had plastic surgery or something. Definitely lost some weight.

Apparently the original version was called Black Widow? The current version playing as of October 2011 is called Dark Beauty, and has clearly been cut at the end to remove MOST of the blooper where 'Olivia' is shot and falls into the pool. Apparently in the original version, she made a surprising resurrection after dying. That part was cut out in the updated and renamed version, but you can still see her left leg kick like she's swimming after she is killed and falls into the pool.

I only got to see about the last half of this movie, I only watched it out of curiosity because Elizabeth Berkley was in it and I was channel surfing. What I saw of it was typically low-grade made-for-TV movie fare, made on the cheap. So this isn't a review of the whole movie, just a commentary on how disappointing was the half I saw. And I will register the bloopers I saw also.


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