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Harmful Intent (1993)

After a young mother dies on the operating room table during childbirth, Dr. Jeffrey Rhodes stands accused of giving her a lethal dose of anesthesia. Hiding as a fugitive from the law, only... See full summary »

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John Patterson

Writers:

Robin Cook (book) (as Dr. Robin Cook), James Steven Sadwith (teleplay) (as Martha Weingartner)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tim Matheson ... Dr. Rhodes
Emma Samms ... Kelly Everson
Robert Pastorelli ... Devlin O'Shea
Kurt Fuller ... Bingham
John Walcutt ... Trent Harding
Tom Isbell Tom Isbell
Heather Fairfield ... Patty Owens
Alex Rocco ... Michael Mosconi
Matthew Faison Matthew Faison ... Dr. Simarian
Leo Geter ... Dr. Hoenig
Romy Rosemont ... Monica Carver
Joyce Cohen ... Jeanine
Ja'nelle Dixon Ja'nelle Dixon ... Regina Vinson
Jan Broberg ... Sheila (as Jan Gardner)
Jonathan Gochberg ... Dr. Freed
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After a young mother dies on the operating room table during childbirth, Dr. Jeffrey Rhodes stands accused of giving her a lethal dose of anesthesia. Hiding as a fugitive from the law, only he can uncover the truth about the mysterious case. Written by Phil Fernando

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He was forced to run from a crime he didn't commit

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 December 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Robin Cook's 'Harmful Intent' See more »

Filming Locations:

Ogden, Utah, USA See more »

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Watchable 'Fugitive' style film
21 April 2006 | by ritaskeeter-1See all my reviews

Harmful Intent isn't one of the best films ever made but it is watchable, especially if you are a Tim Matheson fan. Also the Bounty Hunter character is a hoot to watch - he is probably the best redeeming feature of the film in fact. I thought this film was very much like Harrison Ford's The Fugitive, only much MUCH lower budget. Tim Matheson is made to wear a seriously dodgy wig at the beginning and a tash so that later he can 'disguise' himself by shaving the tash and cutting/dying his hair, which is actually Tim's real appearance if you know what I mean. I liked it, so if it comes on TV sometime I'd recommend you to watch it and see for yourself.


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