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starring Tommy Lee Jones, Ashley Judd, Bruce Greenwood, Annabeth Gish
screenplay by David Weisberg & Douglas S. Cook
directed by Bruce Beresford
by Bill Chambers Imprisoned for the murder of her husband, whose apparently dismembered body was never recovered from the deep blue sea, Libby Parsons (Ashley Judd, who's very good) calls her little boy from a phone bank and hears him say this: "Daddy!" It's Double Jeopardy's most convincing moment, relying as it does on the ignorance of a child--so persuasive, in fact, that you may wonder at film's end if it had been imported from another screenplay altogether.
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