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Playmaker (1994)

A would-be actress uncovers horrifying files on other starlets.

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Ross Talbert / Michael Condren
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Jamie Harris
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Allen
Arthur Taxier ...
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A talented young actress seeks the professional help of an acting coach. But he seems quite odd, and she finds files of other pupils murdered by him. As he tries to kill her to, she shoots him. As the police arrive at the scene a different corpse is lying dead on the ground, which seems to be the real teacher. As she fell in some sort of love with the false teacher, she tries to find him, and discovers that he was just an actor like herself, and that she is just a puppet on a string in a perverse and bizarre story... Written by Lukas Fichtinger <lfichtin@htlbraunau.asn-linz.ac.at>

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Passion. Seduction. Betrayal. See more »


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14 August 1995 (Germany)  »

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Death Date - Eine tödliche Verabredung  »

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The house used for the filming location is known as "The Eagle's Nest" and it's north of LA in Chatsworth, CA. It sold for only $1,800,000 in 2013, after being on the market for 6 years. It was originally listed for $9.5 mill.

The 1970s pop sensations The Captain and Tennille lived in this house in the 1970s. See more »

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While Jamie is at the table eating, Ross picks up a camera and takes several shots in a few seconds. The flash unit he is using is a Vivitar 283, which generally takes around 3 1/2 seconds to recycle after each shot. See more »

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too complex
4 March 2000 | by See all my reviews

Playmaker doesn't make sense to me. At first you thought `Ross' was some master but actually was a fake. I missed the point of the movie, or is there one? The ending - so Jamie Harris got away with murder ?


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