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Detective (2005)

TV Movie | 143 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Detective Sergeant Malcolm Ainslie, a Catholic priest turned distinguished investigator for the police, has agreed to hear the confession of a convicted serial killer sentenced to death in a just a matter of hours. What he promises to ...See moreDetective Sergeant Malcolm Ainslie, a Catholic priest turned distinguished investigator for the police, has agreed to hear the confession of a convicted serial killer sentenced to death in a just a matter of hours. What he promises to reveal to Ainslie is the truth behind the crimes and the reason he confessed to the one crime Ainslie doesn't even believe he committed. What unfolds between the two men is a serpentine trail into both men's pasts based on the bestseller from master storyteller Arthur Hailey. Written by Amazon.com See less
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Writers
Philip Rosenberg (teleplay) | Arthur Hailey (novel "Detective")
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Jim Dooley (as James M. Dooley)
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2005 (United States)

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Tom Berenger
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Annabeth Gish
Cynthia Ernst Cynthia Ernst   See fewer
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Det. Rodriguez Det. Rodriguez   See fewer
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Ruby Bowe Ruby Bowe   See fewer
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Sanchez Sanchez   See fewer
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Collinwood Collinwood   See fewer
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5.8 / 10 | 378 votes