MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 10,495 this week

Lake Consequence (1993)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Romance  -  28 February 1993 (USA)
4.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.8/10 from 879 users  
Reviews: 13 user | 2 critic

Irene, a thirty-something housewife with a successfull husband and a young son, has her life thrown in a spin when she becomes attracted to Billy, a member of a landscape crew outside her ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(story), (screenplay), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb at Comic-Con 2014

Follow our coverage of Comic-Con 2014, direct from San Diego July 23-27 in our Comic-Con section.


Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 titles
created 10 Jan 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 27 Sep 2011
 
a list of 28 titles
created 29 Jan 2013
 
Sex
a list of 25 titles
created 11 Mar 2013
 
2
a list of 250 titles
created 22 Mar 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Lake Consequence (TV Movie 1993)

Lake Consequence (TV Movie 1993) on IMDb 4.8/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Lake Consequence.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Payback (1995)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Oscar Bonsetter tells a dying prisoner that he will take revenge on the sadistic guard who killed him. In exchange, Oscar is told of a stash of money. Oscar is eventually released from ... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Hickox
Stars: C. Thomas Howell, Joan Severance, Marshall Bell
Thriller | Romance | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Femme fatal/con artist Bridget Gregory travels to Barcelona and targets another businessman to scam him of his money while a relentless private investigator tries to track her down.

Director: Terry Marcel
Stars: Joan Severance, Con O'Neill, Beth Goddard
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Melissa Yarnell is the wife of burned-out cop Mike Yarnell who takes out his frustrations out on her. When she stood her limit, she turns to Matt Walker and Bill Tanner, other cops for protection. Their advances border on Illicit Behavior.

Director: Worth Keeter
Stars: Robert Davi, Joan Severance, Jack Scalia
Taylor (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Mystery woman arrives in small mountain hallmark type town to attend a memorial or perhaps just to find resolve in her own life. She stays at a bed and breakfast run by a recent widower and... See full summary »

Director: Mark Roemmich
Stars: Chrissy Bennett, David Bowser, Madison Bright
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Follow the private fantasies of three provocative women in this exploration into a realm of the erotic senses. A steamy cab ride with a stranger, office games with an adventurous married woman and a cop has an arresting encounter.

Directors: Zalman King, Tibor Takács
Stars: Steven Bauer, Joan Severance, John Toles-Bey
Black Scorpion (TV Movie 1995)
Action | Crime | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A female "BATMAN" with a strong story, intriguing characters, good action pacing... and several opportunities for sex.

Director: Jonathan Winfrey
Stars: Ashley Peldon, Rick Rossovich, Michael Wiseman
Write to Kill (1991)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A writer is framed for murder while investigating his brother's death.

Director: Ruben Preuss
Stars: Scott Valentine, Joan Severance, Chris Mulkey
Dead On (1994)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

In an erotic update of "Strangers on a Train", airline pilot Ted Beaumont and his lover, Erin Davenport, scheme to rid themselves of their respective spouses. Ted's wife disappears ... See full summary »

Director: Ralph Hemecker
Stars: Matt McCoy, Shari Shattuck, David Ackroyd
Almost Pregnant (Video 1992)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A sex farce about a woman with an infertile husband who is desperate to get pregnant. She enlists the help of her neighbor and an in-law. Meanwhile her husband begins an affair with the ... See full summary »

Director: Michael DeLuise
Stars: Tanya Roberts, Jeff Conaway, John Calvin
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A tangled web of deception and crime. Ellie and her daughter Autumn are in danger, but from who and why they don't know.

Director: Strathford Hamilton
Stars: Helen Slater, Billy Zane, Harvey Korman
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A womanizing advertising executive picks up a supposed divorcée and embarks on some illicit sheet-crumpling, but who then finds his life being destroyed by her jealous husband.

Director: Richard Kletter
Stars: C. Thomas Howell, Wendy Abbott, Alex Doduk
Just Deserts (TV Movie 1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A series pilot in which a womanizer is made female as punishment.

Director: Dan Lerner
Stars: Jeri Ryan, Daryl Anderson, Michael Cavanaugh
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Billy
...
Irene
...
Grace (as May Karasun)
...
Jim
...
Christopher
Dan Reed ...
Xiao
Christi Allen ...
Young Irene
...
Teen Irene
Ron Howard George ...
Semi Driver
...
Irene's Father
Edit

Storyline

Irene, a thirty-something housewife with a successfull husband and a young son, has her life thrown in a spin when she becomes attracted to Billy, a member of a landscape crew outside her house. When Irene's husband and son leave for a weekend fishing trip, Irene wanting to see Billy, gets locked in the back of his trailer and ends up at remote Lake Consequence with Billy and his girlfriend Grace where they take Irene on a trip into the nearby town to a Chinese New Year Festival, and through a series of adventures they bring out the repressed sexual needs Irene has been holding inside for a long time. Written by Matthew Patay <pataygs@voicenet.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 February 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dold passion  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

When Irene is introduced to Lake Consequence and she is on the pier, Billy pulls the pier in by a rope which wasn't there in any previous shot. See more »

Quotes

Billy: People don't fall in love with each other because of their pasts! They fall in love with who they are.
See more »

Soundtracks

Irene
Written by Bernard Jolivette
Performed by Guitar Gable
Courtesy AVI Record Productions, Inc.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Best reason to see this movie: May Karasun
30 October 1998 | by (Florida, USA) – See all my reviews

The best reason to see this movie isn't for the two lead actors Billy Zane and Joan Severence. It's the supporting actress May Karasun. Joan plays a bored housewife and Billy plays a lawncare man to whom Joan is attracted. She sneaks into his trailer and falls asleep. Not knowing she is inside, Billy hooks up his trailer and drives off to Lake Consequence. When Joan wakes up, she goes outside to examine her new surroundings. Billy is gone, so she goes down to the lake shore where May Karasun bursts from the water nude, startling Joan. May is a beautiful creature and is unashamed to be seen skinny-dipping in a lake. This scene goes on for quite awhile and is, in my opinion, the best part of the movie. Eventually Billy returns, the three become friends, and Joan is led on an adventure of sexual freedom. Like most of Zalman King's movies, there isn't any hardcore sex, though this movie does involve a menage'-a-trois scene in a hot tub as part of Joan's sexual experimentation. Overall, one of the better "Red Shoe Diaries" style movies and one worth keeping around.


8 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
unrated Hyper-Nova
Clinton's Intrumental / Score (trumpet theme) Volken
Discuss Lake Consequence (1993) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?