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Unlawful Entry (1992)

 -  Crime | Drama | Thriller  -  26 June 1992 (USA)
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After a break-in at their house, a couple gets help from one of the cops that answered their call. He helps them install the security system, and begins dropping by on short notice and ... See full summary »

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After a break-in at their house, a couple gets help from one of the cops that answered their call. He helps them install the security system, and begins dropping by on short notice and unofficial patrol, and spends a lot of time discussing the couple's problems with the wife. The husband begins wondering if they're getting too much help. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Desire, passion, lust... It's a deadly game of obsession.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for terror and violence, and for sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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Fatale Begierde  »

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$57,138,719 (USA)
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Made a year after the big box office hit Terminator 2 which dealt with a crooked LAPD cop but the twist is, he was a terminator. See more »

Quotes

Michael Carr: What is it with you
Karen Carr: With who?
Michael Carr: You and Pete... he wants you... he thinks you want him
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NATIONAL CRIME AWARENESS WEEK
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Written by Ron Mael and Russell Mael
Performed by Sparks
Courtesy of Virgin Music America
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A Great Thriller
31 December 2002 | by (Greenville, NY) – See all my reviews

What a great, suspenseful, and brilliantly acted film. I still have chills from watching it. Kurt Russell and Madeline Stowe are both excellent as a well off couple who are terrorized by an unstable cop(Ray Liotta, who also gives one of his best performances). The film gives us some great suspense, and you cannot help but feel bad for Kurt Russell when Ray Liotta starts stalking his wife. I have seen hundreds of thrillers and this is by far one of the best, along with "Cape Fear"(1991)and others. A must see if you like thrillers about obsessions. Overall this is a much underrated, always suspenseful, top notch thriller. 9 out of 10.


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