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The Man Next Door (1996)

A community is shocked to learn that their new neighbor is a convicted sex offender who has been paroled.





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Cast overview, first billed only:
Eli Cooley
Wanda Gilmore
Dwight Cooley
Rapists' Rehabilitator
Julie Hess
Annie Hodges
Tracy O'Neil Heffernan ...
Sally Cooley
Hansford Prince ...
Keith Decker ...
Leslie Hartley ...
Terry Heinz
Abigail Van Alyn ...
Ken Wall ...
Bud Heinz
Lois Saunders ...


A community is shocked to learn that their new neighbor is a convicted sex offender who has been paroled.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence




Release Date:

18 January 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bűnös múlt  »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Very shrill
14 July 2000 | by (St. Petersburg, FL) – See all my reviews

A good premise ruined by overblown melodramatics and acting (with the exception of Michael Ontkean, who plays the rapist with much dignity). I know the movie is in trouble, when the only character I can sympathize with is the bad guy!. This is a good story that deserved a more sober, less sensationalized treatment.

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