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The Bait (1973)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  13 March 1973 (USA)
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An undercover policewomen risks her life to trap a homicidal rapist.

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Tracy Fleming
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Captain Gus Maryk
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Earl Stokey
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Liz Fowler
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Nora
Noam Pitlik ...
Solomon
Thalmus Rasulala ...
Eddie Nugent
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Gianni Ruggeri
Brioni Farrell ...
Denise (as Xenia Gratsos)
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Mickey
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Newsdealer
Mitzi Hoag ...
Nancy
Jim Malinda ...
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John Dennis
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A rapist/killer is terrorizing the women of Los Angeles. The main connection that all the women have is that they work in the same area. Policewoman Tracey Flemming is chosen to act as bait to catch the rapist and put him behind bars. Can the police catch the rapist before he strikes again? And will Tracey become his next victim? Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

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23 August 2003 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

The same year that Angie Dickinson took on the role of Pepper Anderson, Donna Mills appeared in this carbon copy. The story is just your typical psycho on the loose film and Mills pretty much walks through it as the detective that's out to catch the lunatic. I'm wondering if Aaron Spelling and Leonard Goldberg were knowingly trying to copy the success of "Police Woman". If they were, they did a very lousy job.


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