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Deadbolt (1992)

When medical student Marty places an ad for a roommate, her ad is answered by handsome, clean-cut Alec. At first Alec seems to be a wonderful roommate; supportive, considerate and a real ... See full summary »

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Marty Hiller
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Alec Danz
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Theresa
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Diana
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Jordan
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Professor Rhodes
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Ellen David ...
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Linda
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Detective Toren
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Desk Orderly
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Gun Clerk
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When medical student Marty places an ad for a roommate, her ad is answered by handsome, clean-cut Alec. At first Alec seems to be a wonderful roommate; supportive, considerate and a real friend. However, Alec's affection turns to obsession as he plots to manipulate and control all aspects of Marty's life, imprison her in her own apartment and make her his. Written by PetrinaC <cubit@aol.com>

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Stranger. Roommate. Lover. Prisoner. See more »

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Rated R for strong violence | See all certifications »
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When the little girl steals the keys to Marty's apartment her sweater is plain, when she enters the apartment it has stripes. See more »

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A title for the film followed by what sounds like a jail door slamming appears after the end credits. See more »

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Got Me A True Love
By Julie Le Bon
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20 January 2002 | by See all my reviews

Just a real bad clone of Misery, just the genders switched around. Now the psychopath movies are getting cliched. Baldwin is the dime-a-dozen psychopath, and he's locking his love in her room whilst murdering off her only points of contact. Now she's trying to get out, while he cuts away every attempt. Please, just watch Misery. Same thing, just a lot creepier and enjoyable than this.


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