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Trial by Fire (2008)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Drama  -  27 September 2008 (USA)
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Kristin Scott is wrongfully blamed for the death of her father just prior to his retirement as a Captain with the fire department. Along with being the only female firefighter on her squad,... See full summary »

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Kristin Scott
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Ray Kulhanek
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Hank
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Chelsea
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Dan
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Trip Crandall
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Sean Milligan
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Chief Bill Berry
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Meredith
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Donahue
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Douglas
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Taryn
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Josh (as Matt Anderson)
Brent Stait ...
Crawford
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Kristin Scott is wrongfully blamed for the death of her father just prior to his retirement as a Captain with the fire department. Along with being the only female firefighter on her squad, this puts her at odds with the other members of her team and she resigns. To prove herself she tackles the grueling training of smoke jumping. This is a rugged type of firefighter who jumps out of airplanes directly into the flames. Written by DS

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Rated PG for peril including some disturbing images, language and thematic elements | See all certifications »
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Far from perfect, but not bad either
22 June 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Trial By Fire is not a perfect movie, nor does it try to be. The story may be unrealistic with a fair number of plot holes, the script may have its weak spots, the pace may be lagging and some of the character development may be lacking. Flaws aside, I didn't think it was that bad. The film is shot quite well, the soundtrack and sound give some atmosphere and the stunts are bold and daring. I love the titular character as well, I just love how tough and brave she is, and the acting while not award-worthy is reasonable with Brooke Burns doing a good job in the lead role. Overall, not great but I didn't think it was that bad either. 6/10 Bethany Cox


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