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A House in the Hills (1993)

An aspiring actress gets a housesitting job and finds herself in a cat-and-mouse game with a deadly ex-con.

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Alex Weaver
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Willie
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Ronald Rankin
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Sondra Rankin
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Patty Neubauer
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James Noellenhoff ...
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Brenda Colom ...
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Ron La Paz ...
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An aspiring actress (Alex) is housesitting in the hills, the owners are taking a break after their neighbour was murdered. For acting practise, Alex pretends to be the owner when someone calls at the house. The caller isn't who he says he is either... Written by Rob Hartill

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When Alex runs from the kitchen through the den to flee from Mickey, she goes from wearing black high heels (revealed earlier) to white tennis shoes, and then back to the heels when she knocks herself unconscious on the hard plastic of the den door. See more »

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Ronald: It is the flower that most resembles the open lips of the vagina. What do you think?
Alex Weaver: I don't know. You've probably seen more of them than I have.
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Decent suspense flick
26 January 2000 | by (Oakland CA) – See all my reviews

Saved by an intelligent script and some good performances, A House In the Hills chronicles a housesitters descent into the maelstrom of violence and lies at the heart of the California Dream (well, the Southern California one, at least). It's not Htichcock, but it's miles better than your average Showtime filler. Jeffrey Tambor delivers a particularly rich performance as next door neighbour Willie, and the rest of the cast is up to the task. Apparently filmed in Luxembourg, of all places.


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