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A police officer suspects that a local husband and father who has recently undergone facial surgery because of injuries received in a car accident is in reality the same man who committed a... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Keith Carradine ... Allen Devlin
Kathleen Quinlan ... Chris Graham
Richard Widmark ... Joe Steiner
Michael Beck ... Mike Patterson
Gerald Hiken Gerald Hiken ... Theo Grant
Don Hood ... Phil Murphy
Dameon Clarke ... Battered Child
Martina Deignan Martina Deignan ... Pauline
Paul Drake Paul Drake ... John Davey
Lawrence Lott Lawrence Lott ... Dr. Van Buren
Kenneth Kimmins ... Dr. Kay (as Ken Kimmins)
Murray Ord Murray Ord ... Harlan French
Sheila Moore ... Dr. Alcott
Jason Michas ... Mark
Shana Lane-Block Shana Lane-Block ... Kathy
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A police officer suspects that a local husband and father who has recently undergone facial surgery because of injuries received in a car accident is in reality the same man who committed a quadruple murder several years before. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

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Language:

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Release Date:

28 July 1985 (USA) See more »

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Blackout - Bestie in Schwarz See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Pretty good thriller.
23 January 2004 | by HumanoidOfFleshSee all my reviews

A woman and her three children are brutally murdered-and her husband mysteriously disappeared.The police chief who handled the case remains obsessed with tracking down the killer.An anonymous tip points him in the direction of a totally disfigured amnesiac."Blackout" is a pretty good thriller.The action is slow-paced,but there is plenty of suspense.The acting is pretty good and there are some horrifying moments.Check it out.7 out of 10.


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