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A Reflection of Fear (1972)

A young girl thinks that there is something very sinister at work after her father brings home a woman whom he says he plans to marry.

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Anne
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Marguerite
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Julia
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Inspector McKenna (as Mitch Ryan)
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Hector (as Gordon Devol)
Gordon Anderson ...
Aaron (voice)
Victoria Risk ...
Peggy
Leonard Crofoot ...
Aaron (as Leonard John Crofoot)
Michael St. Clair ...
Kevin
Liam Dunn ...
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Michelle Marvin ...
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Michele Montau ...
Mme. Caraquet
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Storyline

A young girl lives with her mother and grandmother. One day her estranged father returns home with a female companion he introduces as his fiance. Soon the girl finds herself in the midst of strange goings-on, which evolve into a web of crime and murder. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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A cry in the night... A gasp in the dark...


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11 May 1973 (Finland)  »

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Autumn Child  »

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Despite playing mother and daughter, Mary Ure is only 11 years older than Sondra Locke, who was almost twice her character's age. See more »

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Referenced in Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010) See more »

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Liked it. Stays with you.
22 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

For a really minor film from the 70's, for some reason this one sticks with me - even this long after I saw it at a horror festival in the late 80's. Why? Maybe it's the idea that we all have secret urges and thoughts that could manifest themselves in the world, if we give them a vehicle.

Sondra Locke does a great job of being a too-mousy-for-reality girl who has a BIG secret, of which I'm not sure even SHE'S aware.

Cool ending, as well, with enough still remaining from the cuts for the viewer to get the idea.

Catch this one, if you can. You won't be sorry.


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