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A tale of suspense and intrigue set in 19th century Tyneside, 'The Secret' is based on Catherine Cookson's only thriller novel. Freddie Musgrave's life is in turmoil when a letter implicates him in murder, things are further complicated by his feelings towards his bosses daughter, Belle, who is married to a madman.

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  2. Alan Grint


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  1. Colin Buchanan

    Colin Buchanan

    Freddie Musgrave

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    Hannah Yelland

    Belle Hewit

  3. June Whitfield

    June Whitfield

    Mrs. Birkstead

  4. Stephen Moyer

    Stephen Moyer

    Marcel Birkstead

  5. Clare Higgins

    Clare Higgins

    Maggie Hewitt

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 23m

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  • January 1, 2000
    15, Theatrical


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