MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 18,569 this week

Deadly Intentions (1985)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Thriller | Drama  -  19 May 1985 (USA)
7.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.5/10 from 222 users  
Reviews: 7 user

A young, naive woman falls for and marries a doctor but then she realizes that he is not what he seemed.

Director:

Writers:

(based on the book "Deadly Intentions" by), (teleplay)
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: February

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in February.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 3645 titles
created 14 May 2013
 
a list of 102 titles
created 17 Aug 2013
 
a list of 85 titles
created 18 Nov 2013
 
list image
a list of 2 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Deadly Intentions (TV Movie 1985)

Deadly Intentions (TV Movie 1985) on IMDb 7.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Deadly Intentions.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

China Rose (TV Movie 1983)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A man arrives in China to search for his son, whom he hasn't seen in many years. A female American Embassy employee, who knows the country and speaks the language, is assigned to assist him... See full summary »

Director: Robert Day
Stars: George C. Scott, Michael Biehn, Ali MacGraw
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

John Netherwood and his wife Leann are fugitives who are both wanted for murder. They have a young daughter named Janie. John and Leann are in the process of robbing a house when the two ... See full summary »

Director: Wesley Strick
Stars: Daryl Hannah, Keith Carradine, Moira Kelly
The Fan (1981)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A record salesman is an obsessed fan of an actress of stage and screen (Lauren Bacall). However when his letters are rejected, the fan strikes out at the actresses friends, then at her.

Director: Ed Bianchi
Stars: Lauren Bacall, James Garner, Michael Biehn
Fallen Angel (TV Movie 1981)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Twelve year old Jennifer is unhappy with her widowed mom's relationship with a family friend. Feeling lonely, she readily accepts the friendship of an adult man named Howie and joins the ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Michael Lewis
Stars: Dana Hill, Richard Masur, Melinda Dillon
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Will arrives for his last year at The Carolina Military Institute, in the Deep South USA, in the 1960s. A black student, Pearce, has been accepted, for the first time and Will is asked to ... See full summary »

Director: Franc Roddam
Stars: David Keith, Robert Prosky, G.D. Spradlin
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

When a physically and emotionally scarred soldier returns home from World War II, he mistakenly trusts a mysterious young drifter to deliver a secret love letter to his old sweetheart.

Director: Kenneth Bowser
Stars: Michael Biehn, Maureen Mueller, Michael Beach
Coach (1978)
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

An Olympic Gold medalist is hired to coach the boys basketball team. But when Coach Randy Rawlings arrives, the school's sexist principal discovers he hired a woman. Blocked from firing her... See full summary »

Director: Bud Townsend
Stars: Cathy Lee Crosby, Michael Biehn, Keenan Wynn
A Taste for Killing (TV Movie 1992)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Two college students get a summer job on an offshore oil rig. They are soon approached by a co-worker who had earlier befriended them, and who now tries to draw them into a plot to murder the rig's crew chief.

Director: Lou Antonio
Stars: Michael Biehn, Jason Bateman, Henry Thomas
Yellow Rock (2011)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Five men ride into the eerie town of Yellow Rock, hoping to rescue a family member and his lost boy.

Director: Nick Vallelonga
Stars: Michael Biehn, James Russo, Lenore Andriel
K2 (1991)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Taylor and Harold are good friends and avid climbers. While climbing one day, they meet a man who it seems might be attempting to climb K2, the world's second-highest peak. Always pushy, ... See full summary »

Director: Franc Roddam
Stars: Michael Biehn, Matt Craven, Annie Grindlay
The Familiar Stranger (TV Movie 2001)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A woman (Margaret Colin) discovers that her husband faked his death and assumed a new identity, while she struggled for 10 years as a single mother.

Director: Alan Metzger
Stars: Margaret Colin, Jay O. Sanders, Aaron Ashmore
Too Close to Home (TV Movie 1997)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The 29 years old lawyer Nick Donahue is still living with his mother (Diana). To escape from her possessive behavior he decides to look for a flat of his own. Diana can't stand the idea of ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Corcoran
Stars: Judith Light, Ricky Schroder, Sarah Trigger
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Dr. Charles Raynor
Madolyn Smith Osborne ...
Katherine Raynor (as Madolyn Smith)
Morgana King ...
Anna Livanos
...
Alex Livanos
...
Reichman
...
Garner (as Cliff DeYoung)
...
Charlotte Raynor
...
Carol Durdin
...
Tom Horner
...
Dr. Reston
Robert Clarke ...
Pharmacist
Joella Deffenbaugh ...
Station Nurse
...
Airline Attendant
Liis Kailey ...
Ellen Horner
Joel Lawrence ...
Attendant
Edit

Storyline

Katherine married Dr. Charles Raynor. She later discovers that Raynor is a sadist who torments her physically and mentally. She divorces him and take their child away. He then decides to kill her but when his plot is discovered he is charged with attempted murder and brought to trial. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Trial by terror See more »

Genres:

Crime | Thriller | Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

19 May 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Attrazioni omicide  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Followed by Deadly Intentions... Again? (1991) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

One of the creepiest movies I have ever seen
25 June 2004 | by See all my reviews

A REALLY disturbing movie! Madolyn Smith plays Katherine Raynor, a young, naive woman who falls for and marries Dr. Charles Raynor, awesomely portrayed by Michael Biehn. Before long (but unfortunately AFTER she has his child), she realizes that he is NOT what he seemed.

Madolyn Smith did a fine job as Katherine, but the best performances were by Michael Biehn and Cloris Leachman. Michael Biehn was incredible as the "good" doctor, he really made you believe he was totally unhinged! And as for Cloris Leachman, well if Raynor's mother was anything like she portrayed her, you can almost see why he was such a wakco.

There was a sequel, "Deadly Intentions...Again", but unless you are really dying to know what happened "after", skip it. It does tell you that, but it doesn't hold a candle to this one.


7 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Deadly Intentions--would love to have a copy!!!! hutchisontammy
must see deadly intentions jade05
Does anyone know... LJAQ
Deadly Intentions 1985 MITTENZ73
final outcome jhorn12
Officially on DVD.....??? triple_dimple
Discuss Deadly Intentions (1985) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?