Mrs. Harris (2006)

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Psychological crime drama based on the real 1980 case of Jean Harris, who murdered the successful and philandering Dr Herman Tarnower after a relationship of some fourteen years. Follows how they first met and how the womanising doctor courted the accomplished but insecure Jean Harris, buying her an engagement ring, but then cooling off from marriage. Throughout their relationship he flirts incessantly, has other women and mistresses and also writes unnecessary prescriptions for medication for Jean. As he turns his attentions to his young secretary, Jean takes a gun and drives to confront him.

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