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Somebody Killed Her Husband (1978)

A woman's husband is murdered and she and her lover must find the killer or stand accused of doing it themselves.

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Jenny Moore (as Farrah Fawcett-Majors)
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Ernest Van Santen
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Audrey Van Santen
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Helene
Mary McCarty ...
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Laurence Guittard ...
Preston Moore
Vincent Robert Santa Lucia ...
Benjamin
Beeson Carroll ...
Frank Danziger
Eddie Lawrence ...
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Arthur Rhyris ...
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Jean-Pierre Stewart ...
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Terri DuHaime ...
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Sands Hall ...
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A woman's husband is murdered and she and her lover must find the killer or stand accused of doing it themselves.

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Is this any way to begin a love affair?

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Comedy | Crime | Mystery

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29 September 1978 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alguien mató a mi marido  »

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$6,100,000
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2.35 : 1
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The venue of the movie's climactic sequence was the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade store facility. The picture actually filmed in the toy section of Macy's department store as well as at New York's Museum of Modern Art. See more »

Quotes

Jerry Green: I can offer you instant poverty plus an employees' discount at Macy's.
Jenny Moore: I accept.
Jerry Green: Did I - did I just ask you to marry me and you said yes?
Jenny Moore: Yes!
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Soundtracks

Love Keeps Getting Stronger Every Day
Performed by Neil Sedaka
Written by Neil Sedaka and Howard Greenfield
Arranged and Conducted by Artie Butler
© 1978 Kiddio Music Co. Don Kirshner Music
Neil Sedaka courtesy of Elektra Records
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Farrah leaves TV for this?
2 February 2001 | by See all my reviews

Ironic that Farrah Fawcett-Majors would break her "Charlie's Angels" TV contract to do this picture and her next (the ill-fated "Sunburn"): both look and play like TV-movies lost on the big screen. I was absolutely astounded that this film was shot by cinematographers Andrew Laszlo and Ralf Bode--two veteran lensmen and the thing looks dark and muddy like somebody's home movies. The script is updated "Charade" (in fact, in Japan it was called "Charade '79"), and Jeff Bridges looks ridiculous in a big bear-daddy beard and smooth chest. But forget all that. How is Farrah? She talks slowly--like a little girl--and tries holding her dazzle back. But a Farrah without dazzle has no purpose in a romantic comedy-mystery. She lugs an infant around and cries convincingly, but this meet-cute story has a chronic case of the cutes. It did nothing positive for her in 1978 and--apparently--has not involved audiences of this generation either. When people say "The Burning Bed" saved her career--this is from what they speak. *1/2 from ****


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