This mildly engrossing mystery works better as a crime melodrama than as a psychological suspense drama. SHARON'S SECRET maintains suspense by expertly disguising the true identity and motives of the culprit.
During a crime scene investigation of the double homicide of a millionaire couple, their unbalanced daughter, Sharon Hartly (Candace Cameron), viciously attacks a police officer. This makes her the number one suspect.
Laurel O'Connor (Mel Harris), the psychiatrist assigned to her case, feels that there's something too neat about the case. This pits her against those who believe Sharon is guilty, including her superior, Dr. Raines (Elaine Kagan), DA Ashmo...