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Citizen Jane (2009)

Jane Alexander, an attractive, athletic San Francisco woman, is enjoying a comfortable life in Pacific Heights with the man she loves, handsome, charismatic Tom O'Donnell. Jane's idyllic ... See full summary »

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Armand Mastroianni

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James Dalessandro (teleplay), James Dalessandro (earlier teleplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ally Sheedy ... Jane Alexander
Meat Loaf ... Detective Jack Morris (as Meat Loaf Aday)
Nia Peeples ... Evelyn
Robert Curtis Brown ... Vaughn
Jon Polito ... Detective Romer
Anne De Salvo ... Prosecutor Joyce Saldano
Chuck McCann ... Judge Thomas
Patty McCormack ... Gertrude McCabe
Andrew Patrick Ralston ... District Attorney Adam McArthur
Sean Patrick Flanery ... Tom O'Donnell
Al Rodrigo ... Jim Rhode
Michael P. Nash ... Henry Carmichael
Eileen Grubba ... Margaret Wilson
Jimmy Bridges ... Officer Cahill (as James Bridges)
Frank Pesce ... Virgil Jackman
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Jane Alexander, an attractive, athletic San Francisco woman, is enjoying a comfortable life in Pacific Heights with the man she loves, handsome, charismatic Tom O'Donnell. Jane's idyllic life is shattered when her beloved Aunt Gertrude McCabe is brutally murdered in San Jose. Jane's heartbreak turns to horror when a brilliant police detective, Jack Morris, finally convinces her that the killer is none other than her beloved boyfriend, Tom O'Donnell. Jane embarks on an epic journey to track down and convict the wily and resourceful O'Donnell, astonishing both police and prosecutors for her shrewdness and tenacity. Written by James Dalessandro

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Rated PG-13 for some violent content
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 September 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Az önjelölt nyomozónő See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Pretty Good Murder Mystery
23 September 2009 | by crossbow0106See all my reviews

This is a by the numbers murder mystery courtesy of the Hallmark Channel. It stars Ally Sheedy as Jane, whose Aunt Gertrude was viciously murdered. Tom, played by Sean Patrick Flannery, plays her boyfriend and after a period of time, way before the film is half over, we find he is the prime suspect. Detective Jack Morris, played by rocker Meat Loaf, takes on what was a cold case. He is by far the best thing about this film, as he plays the role simply but with a quiet determination. He should do more acting, he is good at it. The film is nothing special but it is definitely watchable. Nia Peeples is kind of underutilized as Jane's best friend, but the movie is really about Jane and Jack anyway. If it replays and you like murder mysteries, its worth watching.


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