Second Sight 1999

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Second Sight ★★★ 1999

Hardcharging Detective Chief Inspector Ross Tanner (Owen) is called to investigate the murder of a college student who was beaten to death within yards of his family's home. But beyond the murder, Tanner has a serious personal problem—a rare eye disease is causing him to go blind. Trying to keep his condition a secret, Tanner is forced to rely on new Detective Inspector Catherine Tully (Skinner), who has her own reasons for keeping quiet. 180m/C VHS, DVD . GB Clive Owen, Claire Skinner, Stuart Wilson, Phoebe Nicholls, Tom Mullion, Louise Atkins, Eddie Marsan, Rebecca Egan, Benjamin Smith; D: Charles Beeson; W: Paula Milne; C: Rex Maidment. TV