MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,925 this week

The Cover Girl Murders (1993)

TV Movie  -   -  Thriller  -  28 October 1993 (USA)
4.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.3/10 from 256 users  
Reviews: 6 user

With his magazine, "Image", in financial trouble, Rex needs one spectacular issue to pull it out so he flies his editor, Kate, and a group of his top models to an isolated island paradise ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(story), (teleplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 16 titles
created 07 May 2011
 
a list of 98 titles
created 20 Feb 2013
 
list image
a list of 1398 titles
created 20 May 2013
 
a list of 152 titles
created 10 Jun 2013
 
a list of 26 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Cover Girl Murders (TV Movie 1993)

The Cover Girl Murders (TV Movie 1993) on IMDb 4.3/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Cover Girl Murders.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

THE CORPORATE LADDER is a Playboy Channel movie, filled with pseudo-erotica and some beautiful women. John Anthony Denison (Crime Story) plays Matt, an up and coming advertising executive, ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Vallelonga
Stars: Robert R. Shafer, Kathleen Kinmont, Talisa Soto
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

Two American tourists on a romantic camping trip are brutally murdered. A few days later, during the ancient festival of Samhain, a group of American university students moves into a ... See full summary »

Director: Christian Viel
Stars: Bobbie Phillips, Howard Rosenstein, Ginger Lynn
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A luxury callgirl was killed and the policeman who investigates the case discovers some video tapes with pornographical contents which the victim has recorded obviously in order to ... See full summary »

Director: Noel Nosseck
Stars: Lisa Hartman, Tony Denison, Vanessa Williams
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

An up and coming lawyer gets turned over for a case he'd been working on for a long while. The D.A.'s niece then decides to help the young lawyer by first blackmailing, then eventually ... See full summary »

Director: David Tausik
Stars: Scott Valentine, Vanessa Angel, Talia Balsam
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  

From National Lampoon, the masters of raunchy comedy, comes a summer tale of beers, babes, and bros! In the surf town of Ventura, California, JD's surf board is stolen by a surfer from Los ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury
Stars: Vanessa Angel, Richmond Arquette, Jules Bruff
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A group of teens and a veteran surfer take a road trip from Ventura, CA to the San Fernando Valley in order to track down a prized stolen surfboard.

Director: Sam Pillsbury
Stars: Jim Piddock, Ray Santiago, Khan Chittenden
Chameleon 3: Dark Angel (TV Movie 2000)
Sci-Fi | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  
Director: John Lafia
Stars: Bobbie Phillips, Teal Redmann, Alex Kuzelicki
Drama | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  

A young girl witnesses the brutal rape and murder of her mother by a circus clown and begins to have nightmares when the carnival comes back to town when she is an adult.

Director: Adam Grossman
Stars: Bobbie Phillips, Shawnee Smith, Larry Miller
Sleep with Me (1994)
Romance | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Six different writers wrote a scene each of this romantic comedy featuring the marriage and turbulent relationship of Joseph and Sarah, with Joseph's best friend Frank trying hard to cope ... See full summary »

Director: Rory Kelly
Stars: Craig Sheffer, Eric Stoltz, Meg Tilly
Trucks (TV Movie 1997)
Horror | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Based on the short story by Stephen King, this tells the tail of trucks suddenly coming to life and attacking their owners.

Director: Chris Thomson
Stars: Timothy Busfield, Brenda Bakke, Aidan Devine
Camouflage (2001)
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

An actor discovers the dark side of private investigating when he takes on an assignment in rural Oregon with a crusty P.I.

Director: James Keach
Stars: Leslie Nielsen, Lochlyn Munro, Vanessa Angel
Lady Boss (TV Movie 1992)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Charles Jarrott
Stars: Kim Delaney, Jack Scalia, Alan Rachins
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Rex Kingman
...
Kate
...
Patrice (Photographer)
...
Michaela
...
Rachel
Arthur Taxier ...
Martin Hoss
...
Hetty Barnett
Fawna MacLaren ...
May
Mowava Pryor ...
Dora (Makeup Artist)
Honorato Magaloni ...
Raul Rojas
Dick Christie ...
TV Host
José Escandón ...
DC-3 Pilot
Edit

Storyline

With his magazine, "Image", in financial trouble, Rex needs one spectacular issue to pull it out so he flies his editor, Kate, and a group of his top models to an isolated island paradise for a photo shoot. From the beginning, the trip is marred by Rex's designs on Kate's younger sister, Rachel, and his ruthless manipulation of the models and crew. Finally, he pushes one of the women into a stunt that costs her her life, beginning a pattern of death and murder reminiscent of "Ten Little Indians". Written by Marg Baskin <marg@asd.raytheon.ca>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

They'd kill to be on the cover ... but they never expected to die for it.

Genres:

Thriller

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 October 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Crímenes de portada  »

Box Office

Budget:

$2,540,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A very interesting movie!
16 June 2006 | by (WILMINGTON, NC) – See all my reviews

This movie I've seen is very interesting by the minute. Here you have a boss Rex Kingman(Lee Majors) who flies out his staff and models to a Mexican island to make his work on a magazine, and suddenly everyone around him disappears or worse wind up dead! Suspicions, suspicions, everyone on the island is a suspect, including Rex himself. Man, he's in ruins with his company, and everyone on the island is dying off one by one. It's scary to be on an island where there's hardly any maniac running loose, and others get dollar signs in their eyes making the chance to be in that picture. However, the whole thing turns out to be a trap for the editor, when his own indiscretions surfaces up. So who's the heavy now? This may have been a made for TV movie, even most of them seem to show their own spark in a way. I enjoyed this movie every single bit. Boy, this is like right off of a mystery novel, only more fun. Rating 2.5 out of 5 stars.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Cover Girl Murders (1993) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?