MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 828 this week

If Looks Could Kill (1991)

 -  Action | Comedy  -  15 March 1991 (USA)
5.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.6/10 from 4,567 users  
Reviews: 26 user | 9 critic

When Michael Corben, along with the rest of his high-school French class, set out for a trip to France, he runs headlong into international intrigue: Agent Michael Corbin has just been ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(story), (screenplay)
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 34 titles
created 06 Feb 2012
 
a list of 34 titles
created 28 Sep 2012
 
a list of 36 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 33 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 41 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: If Looks Could Kill (1991)

If Looks Could Kill (1991) on IMDb 5.6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of If Looks Could Kill.
3 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Born to Run (TV Movie 1993)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
Director: Albert Magnoli
Stars: Richard Grieco, Jay Acovone, Shelli Lether
A Vow to Kill (TV Movie 1995)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A Tense drama tells the story of Rachel Waring the daughter of a rich man named Frank Waring. Rachel dates and gets married to a magazine photographer named Eric. She finds out on her ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Longstreet
Stars: Richard Grieco, Julianne Phillips, Gordon Pinsent
Mobsters (1991)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

From start to finish, it's a story of friendship between 4 street-wise males who don't mind using violence to achieve the lives that they want. They trust no one but each other which is vital to their success as mobsters.

Director: Michael Karbelnikoff
Stars: Christian Slater, Patrick Dempsey, Costas Mandylor
Almighty Thor (TV Movie 2011)
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.8/10 X  

When a demon god steals the Hammer of Invincibility, Thor strikes a mighty blow to get it back.

Director: Christopher Ray
Stars: Richard Grieco, Patricia Velasquez, Kevin Nash
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

Jacki, a scientist involved in genetic research, meets Tom, a young modern dancer who is suffering from a degenerative nerve disease. Jacki experiments with using genetic material taken ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Donovan
Stars: Richard Grieco, Natalie Radford, Maryam d'Abo
Mutual Needs (1997)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Director: Robert Angelo
Stars: Eric Scott Woods, Tricia Lee Pascoe, Karl Bury
21 Jump Street (1987–1991)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The cases of an undercover police unit composed of young looking officers specializing in youth crime.

Stars: Johnny Depp, Dustin Nguyen, Peter DeLuise
Horror | Thriller

Ben (Webb) and Linda Williams move the family into a dream home in a last ditch effort to save their troubled marriage. Despite their good intentions, they cannot shake the feeling that ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Ray
Stars: Gerald Webb, Bill Cobbs, Richard Grieco
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Doug is a young man who works all day as a concierge at a luxurious hotel, saving money to make his own business. Unfortunately, when he finds the financial supporter he needs, he discovers... See full summary »

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
Stars: Michael J. Fox, Gabrielle Anwar, Anthony Higgins
Booker (1989–1990)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Dennis Booker, an ex-cop, is hired by the US office of a large Japanese company to investigate some suspect insurance claims. He is very anti-authority, resents being told what to do, and ... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Grieco, Marcia Strassman, Katie Rich
If Looks Could Kill (TV Movie 1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The true story of John Hawkins, a notoriously elusive criminal profiled on John Walsh's television show 'Americas's Most Wanted'. Hawkin was a sociopathic con man and murderer, who used sex... See full summary »

Director: Sheldon Larry
Stars: Antonio Sabato Jr., Maury Chaykin, Brad Dourif
Marker (TV Series 1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Richard DeMorra has been estranged from his father, a self-made man with a fortune made in the rose growing business in Hawaii, for many years. When his father dies Richard returns home and... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Grieco, Andy Bumatai, Gates McFadden
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Ilsa Grunt
...
Patricia Grober
...
...
Michael Siberry ...
Derek Richardson
...
Areola Canasta
Frederick Coffin ...
Lieutenant Colonel Larabee
Tom Rack ...
Zigesfeld
...
Oliver Dear ...
Kent
...
Melissa Tyler (as Cyndy Preston)
...
Haywood
Travis Swords ...
Kelly
Edit

Storyline

When Michael Corben, along with the rest of his high-school French class, set out for a trip to France, he runs headlong into international intrigue: Agent Michael Corbin has just been disposed of by the evil forces of Augustus Steranko. When it's learned that Michael Corbin is alive and well, and still on his way to France, he's beseiged by both the good guys and the bad guys. British Intelligence outfits him with a series of James-Bond-like gizmos, and Steranko sends more would-be assassins after him. Can Michael stop the evil Steranko's plans for European domination? Written by Rick Munoz <rick.munoz@his.com>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

He's having the adventure of someone else's life. See more »

Genres:

Action | Comedy

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

15 March 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Teen Agent  »

Box Office

Gross:

$7,788,597 (USA)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Steranko's goons were played by members of a Montreal police SWAT unit. See more »

Goofs

After Michael Corbin is presented with the Lotus Esprit, Vendetta Galante shows him the tuxedo and scuba gear in the trunk while Derek opens the passenger door. Clearly, Michael and Vendetta are standing at the rear of the vehicle. However, Lotus Esprits made in the UK are mid-engine vehicles, thus the trunk is in the front. See more »

Quotes

Areola Canastra: Bonjour, Mousier Corben.
Michael Corben: Uh, Boner. I mean Suior.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

ALL IS FAIR
Written by Cy Curnin, James West-Oram, Adam Woods, Peter Greenall and Danny K. Brown
Performed by The Fixx
Produced by William Wittman
Courtesy of Impact Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Don't think, just watch
3 August 2007 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

Almost animated in its style is this 'James Bond' type flick from writers Fred Dekker and Darren Star about mistaken identity. "If Looks Could Kill" is comically entertaining for the most part, if very silly and extremely predictable.

William Dear has toned the violence right down and used cartoon characters acting out a cartoon script. Richard Grieco and the support cast (including Roger Rees, Robin Bartlett and Gabrielle Anwar) have fun and so do we, as long as we don't expect any serious cinema! Linda Hunt steals the show as the wicked lady with a whip for a necklace. "If Looks Could Kill" is good entertainment for youthful audiences.

Tuesday, September 3, 1991 - Knox District Centre


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

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Scorpion-dance hrd171
DVD??? silly_putty6
sorry Carole CountessBazzini
The X-ray glasses spydermann_2099
IF LOOKS COULD KILL REMAKE CASTING CALL superheroefra
DVD , HELLO ???!!! eranyovel
Discuss If Looks Could Kill (1991) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?