The Secret

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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.

  1. Alan Grint


Top Billed Cast

  1. Colin Buchanan

    Colin Buchanan

    Freddie Musgrave

  2. Hannah Yelland

    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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  • January 1, 2000


    Only those over 15 years are admitted. Nobody younger than 15 can rent or buy a 15-rated VHS, DVD, Blu-ray Disc, UMD or game, or watch a film in the cinema with this rating. Films under this category can contain adult themes, hard drugs, frequent strong language and limited use of very strong language, strong violence and strong sex references, and nudity without graphic detail. Sexual activity may be portrayed but without any strong detail. Sexual violence may be shown if discreet and justified by context.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 23m

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