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Men Don't Tell (1993)

This movie shows another side to spousal abuse that not too many people thought is possible--the husband being abused and the wife the abuser.

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Harry Winer
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Strauss ... Ed MacAffrey
Judith Light ... Laura MacAffrey
James Gammon ... Jack MacAffrey
Noble Willingham ... Riley
Stephen Lee ... Chuck
Mary Kane Mary Kane ... Susan
Richard Gant ... Pope
Reni Santoni
Carroll Baker ... Ruth
Ashley Johnson ... Cindy
Michael Rand Michael Rand ... Alan MacAffrey
Cliff Bemis ... Danny
Nick Angotti Nick Angotti ... Greg
Guy Killum ... Cop #1
Katherine Cortez ... Cop #2
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This movie shows another side to spousal abuse that not too many people thought is possible--the husband being abused and the wife the abuser.

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Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 March 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Büszke férfiak See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Is based on a true story. See more »

Goofs

Ed's bruises change from scene to scene. See more »

Quotes

Cindy: Stop it, mommy! Stop yelling!
Laura MacAffrey: Don't talk to me like that; I am your mother!
Cindy: I want you to stop it!
[Laura slaps her very hard]
Cindy: [cries out in pain] OW!
Ed MacAffrey: NO!
Laura MacAffrey: [about to hit her again] Stop cry...
[Ed grabs Laura]
Ed MacAffrey: DON'T YOU DARE HIT HER!
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6 December 2008 | by kidvciousSee all my reviews

I was wondering if anyone knew where i could purchase this video. I've looked around and still cant find a store that carries it. I live in New York. I've checked blockbuster, family video, F.Y.E in and around geneva and rochester NY and have had no luck. I have also checked Amazon.com and found nothing. I eventually found it on this site which is the 1993 movie with Peter Strauss. But there was no way to purchase it from this site that I'm aware of. This is a movie that shows the other side of spousal abuse that is apparently rarely reported. I would greatly appreciate a response in my efforts to locate this film. It is a major interest of mine to investigate this topic further.


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