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Dead Before Dawn (1993)

TV Movie | 120 min | Drama, Thriller

Based upon a true story. Wife with young family finds life becoming unbearable with her successful, but violent and abusive, husband. After filing for divorce, she quickly learns that her husband, through fear of his personal life ...See moreBased upon a true story. Wife with young family finds life becoming unbearable with her successful, but violent and abusive, husband. After filing for divorce, she quickly learns that her husband, through fear of his personal life embarrassing his clients, has commissioned an assassin to murder her before going to court. Unfortunately, for him, the hired assassin turns out to be an FBI agent. The FBI convince her that she must "pretend" to have been murdered in order to prove her husband's involvement. Written by David Laoide-Kemp See less
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Writers
Ricky Blackwood (story) | John Ireland (story) (teleplay)
Cinematographer
Jerry G. Callaway (as Jerry Callaway)
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Updated Jan 10, 1993

Release date
Jan 10, 1993 (United States)

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18 cast members
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Jameson Parker
Robert Edelman Robert Edelman   See fewer
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G.W. Bailey
Masterson Masterson   See fewer
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Matt Clark
John DeSilva John DeSilva   See fewer
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Hope Lange
Virginia DeSilva Virginia DeSilva   See fewer
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Jensen Daggett
Dana Shoreham Dana Shoreham   See fewer
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Debra Bluford
Terri Beaumont Terri Beaumont   See fewer
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Ken Boehr
Fred Zabitosky Fred Zabitosky   See fewer
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Andrew Gilchrist
Stephen Stephen   See fewer
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Kimberly Horner
Kathleen Kathleen   See fewer
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Kip Niven
Ken Fuller Ken Fuller   See fewer
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Charles Gordon
FBI Agent 2 FBI Agent 2   See fewer
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Kevin Brief
Kyle Sutter Kyle Sutter   See fewer
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Jon Monroe
Bug Man Bug Man   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.2 / 10 | 289 votes