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Dangerous Child (2001)





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Delta Burke takes on a dramatic role for the Lifetime original movie Dangerous Child, based on a story by Karen Stillman. Sally Cambridge (Burke) is a single mother with two sons, Leo (Marc Donato) and Jack (Ryan Merriman). Sixteen-year-old Jack has a lot of emotional problems, which he releases in uncontrollable angry fits toward his mom. She tries to get help for him, but no one believes her until Jack is involved in a tragedy. Due to the circumstances, Sally is mistaken for a child abuser and Jack's violent outbursts are finally recognized.

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Delta Burke
as Sally Cambridge
Ryan Merriman
as Jack Cambridge
Vyto Ruginis
as Brad Cambridge
Marc Donato
as Leo Cambridge
Barclay Hope
as Frank Kantor
Rosemary Dunsmore
as Veronica Hirsch
Richard Zeppieri
as Mike Juarez
Tamsin Kelsey
as Virginia
Johnie Chase
as Nicholas
Lubomir Mykytiuk
as Dr. Tillet
Jonathan Walker
as Off. John Driscoll
Elizabeth Brown
as Off. H. Valinsky
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Critic Reviews for Dangerous Child

All Critics (1) | Top Critics (1)

Especially scary performance by [Ryan] Merriman, who was the young Jarod on The Pretender.

February 5, 2018 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Dangerous Child

Scary story about a mom who fears her son's rage.

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