Douglas is a lonesome record salesman and a true fan of the actress Sally Ross. Every day he writes her gleaming letters of love. But the only response he gets are formal letters. So his love turns into hatred. Written by
Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
This is the story of a great star and a fan who went too far.
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Did You Know?
Hollywood would make another film under the same title about fifteen years after this movie was made. The Fan
(1996) was not a remake of this thriller but a sports movie though, its title referring to a sports fan. Although both movies do center around obsessed fans of significant people. See more
Dear Mr. Breen. Point one: I have no intention of showing your tasteless letter to Ms. Ross. Point two: I believe there is a law against sending pornography through the mail. Point three: If you should be so ill-advised as to write her any more letters, I can assure you there will be no reply.
Now I know why I haven't heard from you. Your secretary has been intercepting my letters. Obviously she is jealous of our relationship. Her possessiveness worries me. Has it occurred to you that she might...
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Music by Marvin Hamlisch
Lyrics by Tim Rice See more