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Face Down (1997)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  15 November 1997 (USA)
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When blonde bombshell Meredith Lake breezes into his office, New York private eye Bob Signorelli can't resist giving her "personal" attention. But their one-night stand becomes a deadly ... See full summary »

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Bob Signorelli
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Lt. Coop Cooper
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Merie / Medith
Cameron Thor ...
Curtis Lowell
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Derek Fry
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Herb Aames
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Emily Jones
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Jacob Knutson
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Connie Taubenfeld
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Captain McGuiness
Richard Sali ...
Artie
Gary McMillan ...
Gary Ritter
Dwight Bacquie ...
Frank Narz
James Mainprize ...
Dr. Pilch
Steve Cumyn ...
Charles
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When blonde bombshell Meredith Lake breezes into his office, New York private eye Bob Signorelli can't resist giving her "personal" attention. But their one-night stand becomes a deadly liaison when they are linked to a homicide; and a night of steamy passion snowballs into a marathon of madness and murder... Written by Anonymous

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A twisted tale of mind games, mystery and murder. See more »

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Rated R for strong sexuality, violence and language | See all certifications »
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Die verdeckte Karte  »

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Thom Eberhardt wrote the part of Meredith Lake specifically for Kelli Maroney to play. See more »

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Lament For M
Written by Gunther Schuller
Performed by Gunther Schuller
Courtesy of Blue Note Records
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Great whodunnit. Keeps you guessing (wrong) until the end!
16 January 2000 | by (Michigan, USA) – See all my reviews

I really liked this film. Joe Mantegna's character goes through a bit of a metamorphesis before it's over, and Kelly Maroney does a terrific job in her part as Merre. There's an awful lot of nudity and sex, but the film really wouldn't have been as good without it. By that I mean that it was important to the story line, and without it, there would have been some obvious gaps in the plot for the viewer. All of it is pretty matter of fact, and I don't think it went too far. The characters really get to you, and by the end of the flick, you're cheering for the good guys and warning them to "don't open that door!" This is a nice film to watch after the kids are asleep, and doesn't stretch your sense of incredulity. The characters are very three-dimensional and the plot never slows down. I give it a strong thumbs-up.


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