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Freefall

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Freefall

type:
TV Show
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Pamela Gidley, Eric Roberts
director:
John Irvin
distributor:
Fox Family Channel
author:
Les Weldon, David Zito
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a C-

Try keeping up with this muddled intrigue, Freefall, which hopscotches around the world with its imperiled heroine (Pamela Gidley). She’s unwittingly carrying a secret hit list, which means that shadowy characters constantly take shots at her. To the rescue comes her enigmatic lover (Eric Roberts), who suddenly announces, ”I’m Interpol.” But is he? The mystery is intended to keep you guessing along with Gidley but makes so little sense that you’ll probably give up long before the anticlimax, in which the verbose villain reveals his convoluted motives while fighting Roberts on the edge of a cliff. C-