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Body of Influence (1993)

R | | Drama, Thriller | Video August 1994
A successful psychiatrist has his world turned upside-down by the appearance of an erotic, mystery woman - who makes him prove just how far he will go for her love.

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Jonathan Brooks
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Laura / Lana
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Harry Reams
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Clarissa
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Beth
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Jennifer
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Margaret (as Sandra Margot)
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Flashback Man
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Dominatrix
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Third Woman
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Chic Woman
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A successful psychiatrist (Cassavetes) has his world turned upside-down by the appearance of a mystery woman (Whirry) who cannot recall her own past. Along with a friend (Roundtree), he tries to unlock her secret only to uncover a bizarre series of events. Written by Jeff London

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

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August 1994 (Germany)  »

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Indecent Advances  »

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Following the UK home video success of Animal Instincts (1992), UK distributors tried to cash-in on the fact that Body of Influence featured the same director and lead actress so they retitled and released the movie as Animal Instincts II. Confusingly the actual sequel to Animal Instincts was released the following year, leading to UK distributors retitling that movie as Animal Instincts III. See more »

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Jonathan Brooks: I just felt that with you by my side I could handle anything that life threw at me.
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A guilty pleasure!
1 December 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

As one starts watching this movie, one thinks at first that it is a routine TV quality movie.It appeared at first to be a rip off of the theme from Madona's "Body of Evidence". Both movies rely on the sexuality of the female stars.I for one am glad that I watched this movie. Shannon Whirry's sexuality makes this mediocre movie worth watching. One scene in particular where she is recounting a tale to the psychiatrist while simultaneously teasing him by stripping and doing body gymnastics literally under his nose is unforgettable. She alone makes this worth watching.The other characters in this movie are memorable only to the extent that they are reacting to the hot sexual aura put out by Shannon Whirry. At least for males this is a much better than average movie.


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