At the Mercy of a Stranger

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Habitually abused by her arrogant surgeon husband Thomas (Stephen Lang), successful realtor Elizabeth Cooper (Joanna Kerns) has decided to get a divorce. Shortly after this decision, Elizabeth is in conference with a new client, John Davis (Tim Matheson)--who stops her short by announcing that he is a "hit man", hired by Thomas to murder Elizabeth. But after meeting his potential victim, John has had a change of heart, and is now determined to rescue her from her husband. Togther, John and Elizabeth formulate a plan: She will disappear, he will arrange the evidence to make it seem as if he's killed her, and then he'll trap Thomas into a confession. Although she hates the idea of being so long separated from her beloved children, Elizabeth agrees to the scheme. That things don't go off precisely as intended should at this point be a foregone conclusion. Made for television (and based on a true story to boot!), At the Mercy of a Stranger first aired November 3, 1999, on CBS.

Cast

Joanna Kerns
as Elizabeth Cooper
Tim Matheson
as John Davis
Stephen Lang
as Dr. Thomas Cooper
Bill MacDonald
as Det. Cahill
Kristin Adams
as Stephanie Cooper
Nicole Dicker
as Lisa Cooper
Steven Taylor
as Tommy Cooper
Robert Harris
as Chief Harris
Rick Coulter
as Mike Scott
Rufus Crawford
as Warrant Cop
Shane Daly
as Unit 2 Cop
Nigel Williams
as Ben Prentiss
Paul Eves
as Brian Wallis
Robert Haley
as Chief Harris
Tony Meyler
as Unit 1 Cop
Billy Otis
as Homeless Cop
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