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Stranger by Night (1994)

Video  -  Thriller  -  23 November 1994 (USA)
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Detective Bobby Corcoran (Steven Bauer) and his partner, Detective Larson (Michael Parks), are on the hunt for a vicious serial killer in this tense police thriller. As the murderous ... See full summary »

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Bobby Corcoran
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Dr. Anne Richmond
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Troy Rooney
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Stan Richmond
Michele Greene ...
Lisa (as Michelle Green)
J.J. Johnston ...
Bobby's Father
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Nicole Miller (as Ashley R. Lauren)
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Sammy (as Marla Jeanette Rubinoff)
Gary Lee Davis ...
Henry Herodonti
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Sue Rooney
Rebecca Rocheford ...
Melissa
Eric Fleeks ...
Desk Sergeant
Joni Avery ...
Cute Hooker
Jeff Chayette ...
Pathologist
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Detective Bobby Corcoran (Steven Bauer) and his partner, Detective Larson (Michael Parks), are on the hunt for a vicious serial killer in this tense police thriller. As the murderous villain stalks the city streets leaving carnage in his wake, Corcoran begins to experience blackouts and sudden fits of anger. As the detectives pursue the case, they uncover evidence suggesting that one of them may be responsible for the mysterious deaths. Written by IvanWong

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Rated R for some strong sexuality and violence, and for language | See all certifications »
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23 November 1994 (USA)  »

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MAKE ME BABY
Written by Jimmy Henterly and Charlie Block
Performed by Mariner
Copyright (c) 1993 Jimmy Henterly ASCAP
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No big thrill.
27 September 1999 | by (Marietta, GA, USA) – See all my reviews

Maybe I've seen one too many thriller lately. 'Stranger by Night' didn't impress me very much. It's well directed by Gregory Brown (or Hippolyte, or Dark), but he's done better than this one. It stars some veterans of the genre (Steven Bauer, William Katt, Jennifer Rubin) and it has a suitably tangled conclusion, but it's not especially memorable.

A couple of other items: I was surprised to find I liked Michael Parks in this movie, since I never cared for him much before. There also isn't as much sex and nudity as in most of Brown/Hippolyte's films. I hope that's not why I didn't like it so much.


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