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The Bedroom Window (1987)

Terry is having an affair with his boss' wife Sylvia. One night after an office party they are together and Sylvia witnesses an attack on Denise from Terry's bedroom window. She doesn't ... See full summary »

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Terry Lambert
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Denise
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Sylvia Wentworth
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Collin Wentworth
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Det. Quirke
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Henderson's Attorney
Frederick Coffin ...
Det. Jessup
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Carl Henderson
Robert Schenkkan ...
State Attorney Peters
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Pool Player
Sara Carlson ...
Dancing Girl
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Man in Phone Booth
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Blowsy Neighbor
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Judge
Myvanwy Jenn ...
Maid
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Terry is having an affair with his boss' wife Sylvia. One night after an office party they are together and Sylvia witnesses an attack on Denise from Terry's bedroom window. She doesn't want to expose their relationship and so is reluctant about talking to the police. Terry, wanting to help, gives the police the description of the attacker. He soon becomes the main suspect in the case. He then sets to find the real rapist/killer with some help from victim Denise. Written by Sami Al-Taher <staher2000@yahoo.com>

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Innocent of murder. Guilty of love. See more »


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16 January 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Das Schlafzimmerfenster  »

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$12,640,385 (USA)
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According to Steve Guttenberg, Dino De Laurentiis wanted to cast him as Terry because he felt that having him in the role would put a spin on it. Steve would be somebody people would not expect to see in that situation. See more »

Quotes

Collin Wentworth: Bastard! Grab him! He stabbed my wife. Get him!
[a women screams in the background]
Collin Wentworth: He killed my wife.
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Remade as The Bedroom Window See more »

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Seduction
Performed by Val Young
Written by Rick James
Courtesy of Motown Record Corp.
Published by Stone City Music Company (ASCAP)
(Administered by National League Music)
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Hitchcock fans will love this
25 August 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was a fascinating thriller in the style of Alfred Hitchcock.

Terry Lambert (Steve Guttenberg) is having an affair with his boss' wife (Isabelle Huppert) and she sees an assault while looking out the window. He wants to do the right thing so he informs the police that he saw it, getting the details from her.

Things fall apart and both the rapist (Brad Greenquist) and the attacked (Elizabeth McGovern) know he is lying, and soon the police are after him for the rape/murders.

Things definitely get exciting as he tries to clear his name and catch the real killer (like OJ?).

It ends as expected, but not before some really tense moments. Really worth watching.


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