MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 4,831 this week

To Die For (1988)

 -  Horror | Romance | Thriller  -  May 1989 (USA)
5.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.1/10 from 323 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 2 critic

L.A. real estate agent Kate Wooten gets a new lease on life when she learns that her new client, a mysterious and handsome man named Vlad, is looking for a house isolated in the Hollywood ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Leonard Nimoy: 1931-2015

Best known for his work on "Star Trek," actor and director Leonard Nimoy died on Friday in Los Angeles. Read our full story on his varied career, and view our memorial photo gallery.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 titles
created 15 Oct 2010
 
a list of 34 titles
created 03 Mar 2012
 
a list of 554 titles
created 12 Mar 2012
 
a list of 266 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 213 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "To Die For" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: To Die For (1988)

To Die For (1988) on IMDb 5.1/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of To Die For.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

During Gorbatchov's perestroika, Archer Sloan, a Chicago student, visits Moscow while the Soviet Union is changing from Communist to Wild West capitalist society. Purely by bad luck, he ... See full summary »

Director: Deran Sarafian
Stars: Frank Whaley, Natalya Negoda, Roman Polanski
Interzone (1987)
Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Humans fight mutants in a post-holocaust world.

Director: Deran Sarafian
Stars: Bruce Abbott, Beatrice Ring, Teagan Clive
Gunmen (1993)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

400 million dollars are hidden in a boat in some harbor in South America, hidden by Dani Servigo's brother. When his brother gets killed, Dani is a wanted man - by undercover DEA agent Cole... See full summary »

Director: Deran Sarafian
Stars: Christopher Lambert, Mario Van Peebles, Denis Leary
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A twenty-something drag queen dies of AIDS, but when his adoring ghost returns to the side of his surviving lover, he finds his lover doesn't exactly miss him.

Director: Peter Mackenzie Litten
Stars: Ian Williams, Thomas Arklie, Gordon Alexander
Pale Blood (1990)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A vampire pretender who is murdering women runs into a real vampire who is out to stop him because he is casting too much of a spotlight on the vampire community.

Directors: V.V. Dachin Hsu, Michael W. Leighton
Stars: George Chakiris, Wings Hauser, Pamela Ludwig
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

After a young boy is almost runover by a maniac on a highway, a re-encounter and confrontation by the boy's father with the driver sets off conflicts with a carful of maniacs.

Director: Deran Sarafian
Stars: Christopher Lambert, Craig Sheffer, David Arquette
Drama | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

Three friends encounter a malevolent alien.

Director: Deran Sarafian
Stars: Dennis Christopher, Martin Hewitt, Lynn-Holly Johnson
Negatives (1988)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  
Director: Tony Smith
Stars: Duane Jones, Debbie Rochon
Living Dead (2012)
Comedy | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Four characters experience old school horror in the far distant future.

Director: James Howarth
Stars: Ingrid Bloom, Bill 'Chilly Billy' Cardille, Frank Doak
Losing Ground (1982)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A comedy-drama about a Black American female philosophy professor and her insensitive, philandering, and flamboyant artist husband who are having a marital crisis. When the wife goes off on... See full summary »

Director: Kathleen Collins
Stars: Billie Allen, Gary Bolling, Bill Gunn
The Dead of Night (Video 2010)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Radiation bringing corpses back to life cause mass murders putting a group of the actual living to have to fend them off in a deserted home. One young woman tries to continue living as if ... See full summary »

Stars: Duane Jones, Marilyn Eastman, Candace Hilligoss
Fright House (Video 1989)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

Two stories about witches getting ready to meet with the Devil, and a schoolteacher who never ages.

Director: Len Anthony
Stars: Al Lewis, Paul Borghese, Jennifer Delora
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Brendan Hughes ...
...
Kate Wooten
...
Celia Kett
...
Martin Planting
Micah Grant ...
Mike Dunn
Duane Jones ...
Simon Little
...
Tom
Remy O'Neill ...
Jane
Al Fann ...
Lt. Williams
...
Detective Bocco
Lloyd Alan ...
Rich
Julie Maddalena ...
Paula Higgins
...
Girl at Party (as Eloise Broady)
Cate Caplin ...
Michelle
...
Franny
Edit

Storyline

L.A. real estate agent Kate Wooten gets a new lease on life when she learns that her new client, a mysterious and handsome man named Vlad, is looking for a house isolated in the Hollywood Hills where he wants to live and doesn't want to be disturbed. It doesn't take long for Kate to fall in love with her new client and to learn that he's a real vampire. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

To the city of angels, comes the angel of death. See more »


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

May 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bram Stoker's To Die For  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (DVD)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Some scenes had to be cut in order to avoid an X-Rating from the MPAA. See more »

Quotes

Vlad Tsepsh: Do you know what it is not to feel separate? In one moment, something animalistic takes over. In one furious, exquisite act... you're lost.
See more »

Connections

Followed by Son of Darkness: To Die for II (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

Always
Written, Produced and Performed by Paul Sabu
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Don't waste your time or money.
10 March 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Having read another review, I thought this movie would actually be good. I do enjoy the "B" movies, but this couldn't even be classed as such. The photography is probably the only half-way decent thing in the movie. But the editing left much to be desired. It was very choppy and staccato. Whoever chose the music and sound did a terrible job. The music was awful, specially anything atmospheric or scene setting. If the acting had been better, they could have pulled the movie off. Unfortunately, I've seen better acting in porn flicks. If you want to see a "B" vampire movie, check out 'Blood Ties'. You'll be much more entertained.


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

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Release it on DVD please! Little_Chihuahua
Please, I need this DVD!!!(To Die for 1989) deik1998
Where can I find this movie? super_xero17
Question about the ending on DVD drkcloud4u
Not Bram Stoker theuvup-304-80147
Discuss To Die For (1988) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?