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Cupid -- A woman is sucked into one man's nightmare when she falls in love. Blinded by charm, it is only when her life is placed in jeopardy that she begins to uncover his strange and terrible secret.


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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Zach Galligan ... Eric Rhodes

Ashley Laurence ... Jennifer Taylor

Mary Crosby ... Dana Rhodes

Joseph Kell ... Richard Minor

Annie Fitzgerald ... Susan Taylor

Henry Brown ... Detective Thompson

Margaret Blye ... Vivian Lindford

Michael Bowen ... Mike Logan
Alina Thompson ... Jill

Michael Fairman ... Carl

Christopher Kriesa ... Officer

Arabella Holzbog ... Linda

Directed by
Doug Campbell 
Writing credits
David Benullo (written by)

Produced by
Pierre David .... executive producer
Ashley R. Friedman .... line producer
Clark Peterson .... producer
Ken Sanders .... associate producer
Original Music by
Kubilay Uner  (as Kubilay Üner)
Cinematography by
M. David Mullen 
Film Editing by
Julian Semilian 
Casting by
Aaron Griffith 
Production Design by
Jodi Ginnever 
Art Direction by
Jennifer M. Gentile 
Costume Design by
Donna L. May 
Makeup Department
Cynthia Bornia .... key hair stylist
Cynthia Bornia .... key makeup artist
Wren Owens .... additional hair stylist
Wren Owens .... additional makeup artist
Kimberley Spiteri .... additional hair stylist (as Kimberly J. Spiteri)
Kimberley Spiteri .... additional makeup artist (as Kimberly J. Spiteri)
Bunny Vejar .... additional hair stylist
Bunny Vejar .... additional makeup artist
Production Management
Denise Murray .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Benullo .... second unit director
Maximillian D. Day .... first assistant director
David Goldstein .... second second assistant director
Anthony E. Kountz .... second assistant director
Ari Sturm .... first assistant director: second unit (as Ari J. Sturm)
Art Department
Lisa D. Clampitt .... on-set dresser
Annie Imhoff .... art swing gang
Jon Klein .... on-set dresser
Dominic McBride .... lead man
James Wehling .... property master
Sound Department
Bobby Aletorre .... foley artist
Mark Allen .... sound designer
Mark Allen .... sound effects editor
Ian Boyd .... foley artist
Scott Campbell .... adr recordist
Larry Carow .... foley artist (as Larry Carrow)
James H. Coburn IV .... boom operator (as James Harrison Coburn IV)
Stephen Fitzmaurice .... sound re-recording mixer assistant
Patrick M. Griffith .... supervising sound editor
Lisa Hannan .... assistant sound effects editor
Eric Jaffe .... assistant sound effects editor
Michael Jonascu .... assistant sound effects editor
Wayne Scott Joness .... sound effects editor
Robert D. Kimball .... cable person
Gabriel Kitinski .... dialogue editor
Nick Kitinski .... dialogue editor
Peter Kitinski .... dialogue editor
John Kohlbrenner .... sound effects editor
Heather Leavitt .... assistant adr editor
T.A. Moore Jr. .... sound re-recording mixer
Matthew Nicolay .... production sound mixer
Paul N.J. Ottosson .... sound effects editor
Dave Reynolds .... post-production audio coordinator
Mike Rodriguez .... adr editor
Mike Rodriguez .... dialogue editor
Doug Stanny .... adr recordist
Debby VanPoucke .... assistant sound effects editor
Steven Willer .... boom operator
Special Effects by
F. Ray Mulkey .... mechanical department: XFX Inc.
Jennifer Caputo .... stunts
Edward Conna .... stunts
Phil Culotta .... stunts
Brett A. Jones .... stunt coordinator
Jeff Mosley .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Alan J. Asa-Dorian .... grip
Jim Babb .... gaffer
Ariel Benarroch .... first assistant camera: second unit
Bryan Booth .... electrician
Mike Breckenridge .... electrician
Mike Burns .... electrician
Sean Cohen .... cinematographer: second unit (as Sean P. Cohen)
Michael L. Colwell .... key grip
David J. Crown .... electrician
Dominik Feller .... electrician
Graham Futerfas .... best boy electric
Ernie Georggin .... grip
David B. Goldenberg .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
David B. Goldenberg .... first assistant camera: second unit
Jarrod Hettler .... electrician (as Jarrod Lee Hettler)
Paul Howard .... electrician
Michael Kurtz .... electrician
Dwight F. Lay .... cinematographer: second unit
Heather Lea .... first assistant camera
Vanessa Morehouse .... second assistant camera
F. Ray Mulkey .... electrician
John Pedone .... electrician
Dale Robinette .... still photographer
Mike Roddy .... electrician
Mike Saad .... second assistant camera
Josh Sinkoski .... electrician (as Joshua Sinkoski)
Gary Sproul .... first assistant camera
Douglas L. Stratton .... electrician
Sean Tisher .... electrician
Brian Tyler .... camera loader
Lawrence Walter .... best boy electric
J.B. Wiggins .... electrician
J.R. Wilson .... best boy grip
Casting Department
Veronica Gillespie .... casting assistant
Mike McBride .... casting assistant
Erik Rehder .... casting assistant (as Eric Rehder)
Julie Thomas .... casting associate
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Karen L. Jay .... wardrobe assistant
Brigit Jones .... wardrobe assistant
Paul F. Perry .... wardrobe assistant
Terrie Snell .... wardrobe assistant
Editorial Department
Ricki Horowitz .... post-production coordinator
Kirsty Kalkhoven .... assistant film editor: Avid
Anthony Santiago .... assistant film editor: Avid
Ed Santiago .... first assistant film editor
Jim Williams .... color timer
Transportation Department
David Millstein .... transportation captain (as David A. Millstein)
Richard Rollison .... transportation coordinator
Peter Sebring .... driver
Don 'Lightning' Strangman .... driver
Carl Swartz .... driver
Jay Wylie .... driver
Other crew
Kathy Archer Buck .... production accountant
Sean C. Barnes .... set production assistant
Domenic Camia .... office production assistant
Lisa D. Carey .... payroll accountant
Anthony Carregal .... set production assistant
Therese Clinton .... animal wrangler
Therese Clinton .... craft service
Marin Connor .... assistant to producer
Rick Delena .... stage supervisor
Frank Eberhard .... office production assistant
Josh Fletcher .... set production assistant
Bonnie Jordan .... production coordinator
Michelle Machado .... assistant accountant (as Michelle Espenhain)
Michelle Machado .... post-production accountant (as Michelle Espenhain)
Mike James Masumoto .... location manager (as Michael J. Masumoto)
Douglas Salkin .... post-production audio coordinator
Rodney Stephen Scott .... set production assistant (as Rodney M. Scott)
A. David Silverman .... set production assistant
Terri L. Smith .... assistant production coordinator
Ari Sturm .... key set production assistant (as Ari J. Sturm)
Mario Thompson .... set production assistant
Briellen Wolchik .... office production assistant
Wendy Yarbrough .... assistant to executive producer
William Young .... set production assistant
Tracy Zigler .... script supervisor (as Tracy Elaine Zigler)
Misty Dawn White .... post-production accountant (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

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Rated R for violence and language
95 min
Sound Mix:
Iceland:16 | UK:15 (video premiere) | USA:R

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5 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
What a predictable movie., 13 July 2002
Author: guil fisher from New York City, NY

A big disappointment. With Zack Galligan, from GREMLINS, I expected to see more. However, not all his fault. Story was trite and not a surprise. Doug Campbell's direction was pretty good. But the story was just plain awful. Really, killing off all those people, and no one sees him? Come on. And such a looker he was. Why did he have such a hard time finding a girl? Hard to believe this handsome fella had to go to the lengths he did to find true love.

And his lady love was a lot to be desired. Ashley Laurence had one expression throughout the movie. Lips slightly parted and a vacant stare in her eyes. She acts like the world is going on outside her brain but she's not aware. Funny, when she gets cornered in the attic she suddenly has all this fire and brimstone. Sorry, didn't buy it. I had no sympathy for her. In fact was sorry she won out in the end.

Mary Crosby, cast as the incestuous sister to Galligan, gave a surprisingly different and interesting performance. I liked her in this. Usually cast as the innocent girl-next-door type, she turned in a very fine performance, in spite of some hideous lines. Also such a waste to see Michael Bowen in a small role. I like this actor.

So, I give this silly film a 3 because I respect Galligan, Crosby and Bowen's talents.

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