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The Danger of Love: The Carolyn Warmus Story (1992)

Michael Carlin, a teacher, has been having an affair with a much younger fellow teacher Carolyn Warmus. When his wife is murdered, the police suspect him due to inconsistencies in his alibi... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Joe Penny ... Michael Carlin
Jenny Robertson ... Carolyn Warmus
Richard Lewis ... Edward Sanders
Sydney Walsh ... Nikki
Deborah Benson ... Mary Ann Carlin
Robert Nadir Robert Nadir
Fairuza Balk ... Lisa
Joseph Bologna ... Detective Pollina
Michael MacRae Michael MacRae ... Carolyn's Attorney
Gregg Loughridge Gregg Loughridge ... Wes Larson
Krisha Fairchild ... Teri
William De Young William De Young ... Mr. Mitchell (as William DeYoung)
Dee Dee Van Zyl Dee Dee Van Zyl ... Cheryl Sanders
David Wasman David Wasman ... Billy Bianco
Evelyn Perdue Evelyn Perdue ... Mrs. Barstow
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Storyline

Michael Carlin, a teacher, has been having an affair with a much younger fellow teacher Carolyn Warmus. When his wife is murdered, the police suspect him due to inconsistencies in his alibi, and no evidence points to anyone else. Written by Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>

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Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and some sexual material
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 October 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Danger of Love See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Not very original, not bad either
9 April 2009 | by MRBICKLESee all my reviews

"The Danger of Love" is, first of all, a TV movie, and personally I don't care how well written or how original they are (almost never), a TV movie can never surpass a motion picture. I say this because I enjoyed "The Danger of Love", considering my opinion of made for TV productions.

It's a thriller, unoriginal and with no surprises, but that entertains just like things like "Columbo" or "Perry Mason" do. It's about a happily married man that one day has an affair with a younger woman; his wife appears dead and because of his affair he's considered a suspect. That's the basis, no more, no less, a subject seen a million times in far superior films, besides the acting is limited because of the TV medium (Fairuza Balk shows up, but briefly). 6 out of 10.


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