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Witness Protection (1999)

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TV Movie | 105 min | Crime, Drama

In Boston, when the mobster Bobby "Bats" Batton is attacked by a killer at home and escapes, he finds that he has fallen in disgrace with his boss since someone has falsely betrayed him telling that he has embezzled money from his funds. ...See moreIn Boston, when the mobster Bobby "Bats" Batton is attacked by a killer at home and escapes, he finds that he has fallen in disgrace with his boss since someone has falsely betrayed him telling that he has embezzled money from his funds. Without any alternative, Bobby seeks out FBI chief Sharp to get protection to his family and him. Bobby accepts to snitch his boss; in return, his wife Cindy Batton, his teenage son Sean Batton, his little daughter Suzie Batton and him will receive new identities and be relocated to Seattle. Along the next days, they move to a safe house to be trained in their new lives by Agent Steven Beck that shows that they are completely broken and without professional qualification. Meanwhile the family lives the drama to adapt to their new lives. Will they succeed? Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil See less
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Robert Sabbag (article The Invisible Family) (story) | Daniel Therriault (story) (teleplay)
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Updated Dec 11, 1999

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Dec 11, 1999 (United States)

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Tom Sizemore
Bobby Batton Bobby Batton   See fewer
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Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
Cindy Batton Cindy Batton   See fewer
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Shawn Hatosy
Sean Batton Sean Batton   See fewer
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Skye McCole Bartusiak
Suzie Batton (as Skye McCole-Bartusiak) Suzie Batton (as Skye McCole-Bartusiak)   See fewer
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Forest Whitaker
Steven Beck Steven Beck   See fewer
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Jim Metzler
Jim Cutler Jim Cutler   See fewer
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Greg Pitts
Duffy Duffy   See fewer
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Daniel Zacapa
David Ramirez David Ramirez   See fewer
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Greg Lipari
Hit Man (as Greg Lipari Sr.) Hit Man (as Greg Lipari Sr.)   See fewer
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Joanna Merlin
Cindy's Mother Cindy's Mother   See fewer
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Harrison Young
Cindy's Father Cindy's Father   See fewer
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Randy Thompson
First Marshal First Marshal   See fewer
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Byron Minns
Second Marshal (as Byron Keith Minns) Second Marshal (as Byron Keith Minns)   See fewer
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Janni Brenn
Airplane Passenger Airplane Passenger   See fewer
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Shannon Cochran
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David Heymann
Assistant U.S. Attorney (uncredited) Assistant U.S. Attorney (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cazimir Milostan
U.S. Marshal (uncredited) U.S. Marshal (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Portnow
Niko (uncredited) Niko (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.3 / 10 | 1,464 votes