Katie marries her first boy friend and at first they are very happy together. But when their first son arrives he becomes nasty being jealous about the boy, beating her and hanging around with friends all day leaving all the work to her. When their second child is on its way things get even worse, so that Katie decides to leave the house; but when she packs her suitcase the conflict climaxes to him getting shot. A trial is about to find out what happened...
She tried to be a good wife and mother. She tried to keep the abuse a secret. But one day he went too far...and so did she.
Did You Know?
Jennifer Savidge (Dr. Lois Coutu) & director Eric Laneuville are connected through two medical dramas, 1980s "St. Elsewhere" & 1070s "Emergency!" They worked together in "St. Elsewhere" as nurse Lucy Papandrao & orderly Luther Hawkins, respectively. (Laneuville was directing then, as well.) Laneuville also appeared in an early episode of "Emergency!" as a patient, which starred Robert Fuller, who is now Savidge's husband. See more
Katie's hair changes color several times as the film progresses. See more
[to Katie after she's been found not-guilty for Jimmy's murder
We're sorry for your pain.