The Lesser Evil
The Lesser Evil ★★½ 1997 (R)
Derek (Feore), the struggling owner of a lumber business, has invited three former high school buddies to his cabin in the Missouri woods. Ivan (Howard) is now a priest, Frank (Goldwyn) is a police officer, and George (Paymer) is a bigshot attorney. As teens they got mixed up with two deaths and a coverup that has now come back to haunt them. Now, just what kind of justice will prevail? Good cast, nice mix of flashbacks, and a satisfying final twist. 97m/C VHS . Colm Feore, Tony Goldwyn, Arliss Howard, David Paymer, Jonathan Scarfe, Steven Petrarca, Adam Scott, Marc Worden, Jack Kehler, Richard Riehle, Mason Adams, Anne Haney; D: David Mackay; W: David Mackay, Jeremy Levine; C: Stephan Schultze; M: Don Davis.