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Angels Fall (2007)

A chef moves to a small town in Wyoming after her Boston restaurant is shut down because of a fatal shooting.

Director:

Ralph Hemecker

Writers:

Janet Brownell (teleplay), Nora Roberts (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Heather Locklear ... Reese Gilmore
Johnathon Schaech ... Brody
Gary Hudson ... Rick Marsden
Derek Hamilton ... Lo
Linda Darlow ... Joanie
Lisa Marie Caruk ... Linda Gail
Len Crowther Len Crowther ... Doc
Pete Seadon ... Mac Drubber
Robert White Robert White ... Lynt
Christy Greene Christy Greene ... Ginny
Jemma Blackwell Jemma Blackwell ... Debbie Marsden
Tamara Werden Tamara Werden ... Woman in Orange Hat
Guillermo Ura Guillermo Ura ... Serge
Chezlene Kocian Chezlene Kocian ... Marlie
Lori Ravensborg ... Jeweler
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Storyline

Running out of transportation - and financial means, when her car breaks down in a Rockies town, former Boston chef Reese Gilmore accepts a diner cook's job at least until she can afford the spare parts which may takes weeks to arrive anyway. She resist the owner's womanizing son, handsome romantic ranch-hand Lohario 'Lo', but gets on kissing terms with grumpy recluse author and former city reporter Brody. She needs help to and after reporting to sheriff Rick Marsden she vaguely saw an apparent murder. No woman's corps is found, and her own psychiatric past is revealed. Written by KGF Vissers

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Based on the novel by best selling author Nora Roberts


Certificate:

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Official Sites:

Lifetime TV

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 January 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Nora Roberts' Angels Fall See more »

Filming Locations:

Canmore, Alberta, Canada

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Suspense involving "woman with a tragic past"
11 February 2008 | by loveoceanSee all my reviews

This movie had many of the elements I love in a television film: suspense, intrigue, romance and, believe it or not, location. There were plenty of all in this film.

I have never been much of a Heather Locklear fan, but she shined in this film. It opened in a beautiful Wyoming town (whose location was actually the picturesque Alberta, Canada). She appears a bit distraught and nervous as her car breaks down in the town of Angels Fall. As she has a professional culinary background, as well as a need to pay her bills, she immediately procures a job as a cook at the local diner. Her delicious cooking, as well as her mysterious past, quickly make her a town favorite and a subject of gossip.

Jonathon Schaech plays a brooding writer who has recently relocated to the town. His initial demeanor, which could be interpreted as menacing, quickly turns to friendship, then romance with Locklear. After she witnesses a murder in the forest and the authorities find no evidence, there are rumors her mental state is deteriorating, compounded by a tragic event in her past. Schaech's character is her only champion, sleuthing the murder with her as well as helping her keep a grip on her sanity.


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