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Portraits of a Killer (1996)

An attorney takes the lawyer/client relationship too seriously. She ends up falling for her client - a very charming photographer who has been charged with a multiple murder. She wants to ... See full summary »

Director:

Bill Corcoran

Writers:

Scott McPherson (story), Bruce Harvey (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Jennifer Grey ... Elaine Taylor
Michael Ironside ... Sgt. Ernie Hansen
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mark Anderako ... Angry man
Meaghan Ball Meaghan Ball ... Lisa Parker
Patricia Charbonneau ... Carolyn Price
Paul Coeur Paul Coeur ... Roy Brown
Brian Dooley Brian Dooley ... Lieutenant
Danielle Evans Danielle Evans ... Danielle Johnson
Aisha Freeman Aisha Freeman ... Roxanne Belcher
Currie Graham ... Wade Simms
Stephen Hair Stephen Hair ... Lockup guard
Tracy Hemeyer Tracy Hemeyer ... Susan Henschel
Mary Hennigan Mary Hennigan ... Shelly Nichols
Stephen Holgate Stephen Holgate ... Cop
Roxane Kraemer Roxane Kraemer ... Sandy Watson
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An attorney takes the lawyer/client relationship too seriously. She ends up falling for her client - a very charming photographer who has been charged with a multiple murder. She wants to believe he is innocent but she cannot deny her suspicions. Written by Bren L. M.

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Welcome to the dark side of the law. See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

R
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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 May 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Oltre l'innocenza See more »

Filming Locations:

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (Alphacine)
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Take your pick of story endings
4 August 2007 | by shhazam2See all my reviews

This movie had lots of promise as a potentially good to even great mystery; but, it got lost in how it wanted to end.

Was the main suspect the killer or a blackmailer or innocent? Was the assistant head prosecutor a killer or accessory or just an overly ambitious attorney trying to protect her name and future? At the end of this movie you can fill in your answer to the above questions because they are still open and unresolved at this end of this movie.

Some good performances by the photographer, the defense attorney, the pimp and even the prosecutor's people are all wasted on the bumbling, and fumbling ending to this movie.


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