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Domestic DisturbanceJohn Travolta plays a good divorced dad who believes his son when the kid (Matt O'Leary) says he saw his evil stepfather (Vince Vaughn) murder a guy;...Domestic DisturbanceMystery and ThrillerPT91MPG-13John Travolta plays a good divorced dad who believes his son when the kid (Matt O'Leary) says he saw his evil stepfather (Vince Vaughn) murder a guy;...2001-11-16Steve BuscemiMatthew O'LearyTeri PoloSteve Buscemi, Matthew O'Leary, Teri PoloParamount Pictures
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Domestic Disturbance

Genre: Mystery and Thriller; Starring: John Travolta, Vince Vaughn, Steve Buscemi, Matthew O'Leary, Teri Polo; Director: Harold Becker; Author: Lewis Colick; Release Date Wide: 11/02/2001; Status: In Season; Runtime (in minutes): 91; MPAA Rating: PG-13; Distributor: Paramount Pictures

John Travolta plays a good divorced dad who believes his son when the kid (Matt O’Leary) says he saw his evil stepfather (Vince Vaughn) murder a guy; everyone else believes the boy’s a liar. Every signifier in Domestic Disturbance, a quintessentially American domestic thriller, is in satisfying running order. Every component fits snugly into a code crackable by an audience primed for the well-manufactured and familiar.

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