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In the Deep Woods (1992)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Thriller  -  26 October 1992 (USA)
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Joanna mourns for her friend. She's victim of a serial killer, who's specialized on successful young women. He dumps their bodies in the deep woods without leaving any trace - the police is... See full summary »

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Joanna Warren
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Paul Miller, P.I.
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Eric Gaines
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Frank McCarry
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Tommy Warren
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Beth
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Myra Cantrell
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George Dunaway
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Margot
Paul Perri ...
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Ken Hollister
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Jerome Spears
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Grace Warren
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Larry Jenner
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Cynthia Manning
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Joanna mourns for her friend. She's victim of a serial killer, who's specialized on successful young women. He dumps their bodies in the deep woods without leaving any trace - the police is clueless. Shortly after Joanna is addressed by a man, who says he's private eye Paul and investigates for the parents of another victim. His many weird questions worry Joanna - maybe he's the psychopath? Soon she fears to be in danger herself and looks with suspicion on all her friends and relatives. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Someone she trusts is getting away... with murder. See more »

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26 October 1992 (USA)  »

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Surprisingly Well Done and Suspenseful Thriller
30 December 2004 | by (Amherst, New YOrk) – See all my reviews

I saw "In The Deep Woods" yesterday on the Lifetime Movie Network. I expected an entertaining, but formulaic movie (i.e. the typical woman in jeopardy type of thing that Lifetime often shows), but this film, which depicts the story of a serial killer who preys upon successful young women and leaves their bodies in the deep woods, is well acted, well crafted, and keeps you guessing until the very end. It is a dark movie, very atmospheric and almost noir-ish, and reminded me somewhat of the 80's classic, the Jagged Edge.

Rosanna Arquette turns in a solid performance and it made me wish we had the opportunity to see her act more often in challenging roles. Anthony Perkins, probably in one of his last film roles, is also very effective as a mystery man on a mission who is investigating the deaths of the victims for his own reasons.

In summary, it's chilling and involving and much better than most films of this genre. A good film for a snowy Sunday or even better, for one of those nights when you just can't get to sleep.


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