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The Good Times Are Killing Me (2009)

A successful lawyer finds herself in rehab where she befriends a couple of oddballs who help her crack an important case.

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Kate Derby
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Lexy
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Shane
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Melanie
Duncan Regehr ...
US Senator Sam Talbot
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Cameron Derby
Diana Leblanc ...
Celia Derby
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Gary
Ali Craig ...
Craig
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Jane
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Mike Norton
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Huxley
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Sebastian Derby (as Josh Peace)
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Beatrice
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Dominic Derby
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Kate Derby is a successful Washington DC lawyer, a career which does not seem to be enough to gain the acceptance or love of her parents, Cameron and Celia Derby, he a soon to be retired Canadian diplomat. Her parents' feelings are exacerbated by Kate accepting the case against their friend, Senator Sam Talbot. The case is a defamation lawsuit brought against him in he awarding a defense contract to a British firm, which has led to the financial ruin of Kate's American defense contractor client. En route from DC to London to gather information for the case, Kate collapses unconscious. She awakens in a secured London drug and alcohol rehab facility, she learns committed for a minimum of four months, the papers signed by her physician and an independent psychiatrist. She believes she is being framed by Talbot, especially since she is in possession of some sensitive information against him, while the facility administration tries to convince her that she has an alcohol abuse problem. As ... Written by Huggo

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cool thriller!
1 February 2010 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I think this was a terrific film. For a TV Movie its gone further than most! Its got a great cast The story unfolds brilliantly with great writing It is a unique plot it has a tightly told story the cast overwhelm and perform beautifully we need more films like this if we could get them financed. For a TV Film it does justice to subject matter I think this was a terrific film. For a TV Movie its gone further than most! Its got a great cast. It was also a great example of co-productions between Canada and Britain (England) I would love to see more projects get green lit like this but these days TV Networks aren't financing TV Movies MOWs like they used to one can only hope


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