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The Nurse (1997)

 -  Drama | Horror | Thriller  -  17 June 1997 (USA)
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A traumatized nurse plots revenge against a catatonic businessman, whom she blames for the death of her family, by integrated herself as his personal nurse and plots revenge by killing off his family members one by one.

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Laura Harriman
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Karen Martin
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Carol Martin
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Michael
Lou Felder ...
George Harriman
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Betty James
Lisa Comshaw ...
Linda Henley
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Brooke Martin
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John Beecher
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Susan Lang
Steven R. Barnett ...
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Marsha Harriman
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When her father kills himself and his family after being named in an embezzlement scandal, nurse Laura Harriman vows revenge on the man responsible. She soon gets her chance when his accuser suffers a stroke that leaves him paralyzed and mute - the perfect victim. After becoming his private nurse, the "angel of death" sets out on a psychotic killing spree that will complete her descent into madness and destroy an innocent family...one by one. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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Make her cry, she'll watch you die.

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Rated R for terror/violence and brief language | See all certifications »
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Wicked Good Fun
2 August 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a wickedly classic take on the "I'll get my revenge" type of movie that are my favorites. Lisa Zane was a hoot as the vengeful nurse and Janet Gunn was perfect as the daughter who never trusted her from the beginning and was aware every time the nurse slipped up with her lies. The added touch of having the man who suffered a stroke be able to hear and comprehend everything that the nurse planned to do to his family as payback and not be able to stop her and warn them made this movie more chilling.This movie was like a well-made Lifetime TV movie and I have always enjoyed the movies directed by Robert Malenfant and when I see his name on the credits I know it will be enjoyable and fun to watch.


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