Absence of the Good (1999) - Rotten Tomatoes

Absence of the Good (1999)





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Set in Salt Lake City, this thriller stars Stephen Baldwin as a police detective who is still learning to deal with his loss after the death of his son. He is forced to put his grief on hold when he's assigned to a new case -- a psychotic murderer is terrorizing the city, bludgeoning each victim to death and then meticulously cleaning the crime scene so that few, if any, clues remain. The supporting cast includes Rob Knepper and Shawn Huff.

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Stephen Baldwin
as Caleb Barnes
Robert Knepper
as Glenn Dwyer
Shawn Huff
as Mary Barnes
Tyne Daly
as Marcia Lyons
Allen Garfield
as Lt. Paul Taylor
Jennifer Buckalew
as Sheila Gaskin
Brian Lee Bouck
as Joe Marshall
Cathleen Mason
as Mrs. Gumme
Joey Miyashima
as Childress
Rosalie Richards
as Mrs. Kogen
Janice Knickrehm
as Agent Thurmond
George Sullivan
as Sheriff Burnett
Dennis Saylor
as Reverend Steve
Britt Leary
as Lynette Gumme
Cecile Krevoy
as Receptionist
Andrew Fugate
as Michael Barnes
Giselle Miller
as Andy Wendt
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Critic Reviews for Absence of the Good

All Critics (3)

The title says it all.

September 10, 2005 | Rating: 1/4 | Full Review…

This is a story that could have been told in about 25 minutes but has excrutiatingly been stretched out to an hour and 45 minutes.

September 25, 2002 | Rating: 2/4

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