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Goodnight Sweet Wife: A Murder in Boston (1990)

Fact-based story about a Boston furrier and his pregnant wife who was shot in their car on October 23, 1989. The wife and child subsequently died. The husband then told that his attacker ... See full summary »

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Jerrold Freedman
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ken Olin ... Charles Stuart
Margaret Colin ... Michelle Caruso
Annabella Price Annabella Price ... Carol Stuart
James Handy ... McQuiggan
Michael C. Gwynne ... Connors
Anthony Tyler Quinn ... Matthew
Nicholas Kusenko Nicholas Kusenko
Bruce McGill ... O'Meara
Carl Anthony Payne II ... DeWayne
BD Wong ... Kim Tan
Will Zahrn ... Costello
Shawna Franks Shawna Franks ... Janet
Jim Ortlieb ... MacLean
Larry Brandenburg ... Captain Brady
Sandy Maschmeyer Sandy Maschmeyer ... Debbie
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Fact-based story about a Boston furrier and his pregnant wife who was shot in their car on October 23, 1989. The wife and child subsequently died. The husband then told that his attacker was a black man. The following investigation incited racial tensions in the city. However, there was question of the husband's innocence in the crime. Real life tv crime show "Rescue 911" was on hand to film the paramedics that answered the call to the couple's vehicle. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Crime | Thriller

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 September 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Charles Stuart Story See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Good thriller for TV
15 July 1999 | by Gustavo BastosSee all my reviews

I saw this movie some years ago and although I don't remember exactly all the plots (Is it good or bad for a movie?), I liked the movie.

A man with his pregnant wife is lost in a dangerous area of the city and attacked by black people. Later his wife and baby are dead. But investigations turn to unpredictable happenings...


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