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Drop Dead Gorgeous (1991)

TV Movie  -   -  Thriller  -  7 August 1991 (USA)
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A hot new model takes the fashion world by storm, but things start to turn ugly when people around her begin turning up dead.

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Dylan Wiatt
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Evelyn Ash
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Ho Chow ...
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Alissa Berg ...
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Patricia Idlette ...
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Candid photography talent Dylan Wiatt discovers Utah born Alicia 'Allie' Holton. After loosing her New York teaching position, she agrees to become the rising star in Evelyn Ash's modeling agency. Allie's apartment is ransacked, in the building where model Candy Stebbins was slashed two years earlier. Choreographer Geoffrey Haynes and photographer Shelby Voit, who made a rock video with her, meet a bloody end. The police and Dylan lack a puzzle piece, the killer still isn't done. Written by KGF Vissers

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Slave To Fashion
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Beauty and the Beast.....
15 May 2002 | by See all my reviews

Recently shown on cable tv under the title "Victim of Beauty" this film was made 10 years ago, and on the whole carries itself well. Stunningly photogenic school teacher becomes fashion pin-up though as that career progresses she is followed around by a series of murders. Basically a "whodunnit" what I like is the way the movie constantly teases the viewer as to the identity of the murderer though in hindsight ample clues are given throughout. The plot and the story line are generally ludicrous and preposterous but of course that is the norm for so many films whereby the film-makes expectations of their audience is zero level. Nevertheless this picture is very watchable, the star of the show being the actress portraying a lesbian fashion house head. A scenario dealt with intelligently and maturely. The surprise climax of the film reminds me of classic Hitchcock whereat all the clues fall into place.


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