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Whispers in the Dark (1992)

R  |   |  Drama, Mystery, Thriller  |  7 August 1992 (USA)
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A psychiatrist (Sciorra) is helping a neurotic art gallery owner who has a submissive and very satisfying sexual relationship with her new lover, a domineering man with a violent streak. An... See full summary »

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Ann Hecker
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Doug McDowell
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Larry Morgenstern
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Sarah Green
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John Castillo
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Eve Abergray (as Deborah Unger)
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Paul
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Leo Green
Jacqueline Brookes ...
Lorraine McDowell
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Billy O'Meara
Albert Pisarenkov ...
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Malik ...
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Detective Ditali
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Joseph Badalucco Jr. ...
Undercover Cop (as Joseph Baddalucco Jr.)
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A psychiatrist (Sciorra) is helping a neurotic art gallery owner who has a submissive and very satisfying sexual relationship with her new lover, a domineering man with a violent streak. An airline pilot that the psychiatrist recently started dating turns out to be having an affair with the patient. When someone is murdered, the psychiatrist must decide whether the lover is a homicidal maniac or someone who loves her. Her mentor and his wife attempt to help her, but things aren't what they seem. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Deception. Betrayal. Seduction. Murder. Her life depends on every word.


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

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7 August 1992 (USA)  »

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Susurros en la oscuridad  »

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$11,124,511 (USA)
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Originally Ann says she is from Wisconsin. During the last act it is revealed she is actually from Ohio. See more »

Quotes

Eve Abergray: We had a fight. A horrible, horrible fight.
Ann Hecker: A physical fight?
Eve Abergray: He started torturing me. Bring me close and stopping and bring me close again. And then he stopped. And took his necktie and tied my hands together in front of me. He had a rope, which he'd strung over a rafter. And he put a chair under it and ordered me to stand on it. There's a noose on the rope, and... he... told me to put my neck into it. He took a polaroid of me. And the flash blinded me. But when I could see again he was behind...
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I GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU VERY WELL
By Hoagy Carmichael
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Oh my gosh!!!
21 January 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Lots of big name actors. My cable preview only listed the shrink and her lover. A very young John Leguzamo had a very good part. It was rather suspenseful at the beginning but quickly became kind of trite. The kind where I kiddingly say to my husband "You didn't know I wrote this screenplay did you?" (Because we guess what is going to happen) Just a couple of twists I didn't figure out ahead of time.

This is worth watching just for the ending, it is rather laughable. Nice to see Annabella Sciorra not flinging meat at the back of anybodies head like she did in the "Sopranos"!! And where have I seen her lover before? Looks like he played on a cop show.


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