Kyle Rivers has joined the Dpt of Defense as an investigator. Her first assignment is to do a background check on Lana Hawking, scientist for a top secret clearance.

Director:

Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A woman decides to steal her mobster boyfriend's car and a whole lot of his money, then tries to hide out in a small town.

Director: Richard Trevor
Stars: Sean Young, Mark Camacho, Robert Lujan
Men (1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Stella James lives rather empty life with alcoholic friend Teo. One day Teo gives her plane ticket to Los Angeles to live without him. There she gets work in a restaurant (she is a chef) ... See full summary »

Director: Zoe Clarke-Williams
Stars: Sean Young, John Heard, Dylan Walsh
Love Crimes (1992)
Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

A tough female district attorney is investigating a man who picks out women from public places by posing as a famous photographer, then takes pictures of them, then pushes on their ... See full summary »

Director: Lizzie Borden
Stars: Sean Young, Patrick Bergin, Arnetia Walker
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

An American reporter teams up with a martial arts expert, whose half-brother is a "yakuza"--Japanese mafia--drug dealer to battle swordsmen from around the world n a Turkish arena.

Director: Sam Firstenberg
Stars: David Bradley, Mark Dacascos, Valarie Trapp
Cyborg Cop II (1994)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

A fancy, loner cop loses his partner to a crazed terrorist during a hostage rescue. He settles for the terrorist going to Death Row in jail. What Jack doesn't know is that the terrorist ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Firstenberg
Stars: David Bradley, Morgan Hunter, Jill Pierce
Mirage (1995)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Matteo Juarez is a retired detective hired by a local businessman to follow his wife Jennifer. She has a split personality and seems to be putting herself in danger without knowing it.

Director: Paul Williams
Stars: James Andronica, Cuauhtemoc Rivas, Edward James Olmos
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A married jewel trader is seduced by a beautiful woman while on a business trip. Upon returning home, he receives a video tape in the mail of his tryst and a threat to ruin his marriage if ... See full summary »

Director: David Winning
Stars: Sean Young, Kim Cattrall, Eric McCormack
Quicksand (2002)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Randi Stewart is a sergeant on a marine base where her father is the commanding officer. She is being treated by the new base psychiatrist, Bill Turner. Her brother, Gordon Stewart is ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Firstenberg
Stars: Michael Dudikoff, Brooke Theiss, Douglas Weston
The Invader (1997)
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Good alien from a dying race must impregnate an Earth woman to avoid extinction of his race. Bad alien whose race helped wipe out good alien's race doesn't want to see this happen.

Director: Mark Rosman
Stars: Sean Young, Ben Cross, Daniel Baldwin
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Director: Irene Turner
Stars: Soleil Moon Frye, Wil Wheaton, Catherine Taber
Criss Cross (2001)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

When maverick private eye Nick Slaughter is hired by the seductive and mysterious Liora Burke to investigate a dubious life insurance claim, almost everyone involved tells him it's nothing ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Firstenberg
Stars: Rob Stewart, Carolyn Dunn, Ari Sorko-Ram
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

An ex-Marine finds out a old buddy is leading a private army of mercenaries. When an ex-Marine refuses to join an old friendship's personal army of mercenaries a deadly violent battle erupts between the two men! And this is not good.

Director: Sam Firstenberg
Stars: David Bradley, Frank Zagarino, Jennifer Campbell
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Lana Hawking
...
Agent Kyle Rivers
...
Agent Daniel Larimer
...
Chief MacIntyre
...
Steven Butler
Barry Sattels ...
Wayne Hawking
Malcolm Yates ...
Dr. Jeremy Marks
...
Oscar Bevins
...
Capistrano Minister
Lou Rawls ...
Gospel Minister
John LaMotta ...
Agent Sands
...
Agent Bartlett
Jeanette O'Connor ...
Motel Blue Manager
...
Motel Blue Maid
...
Thin Detective
Edit

Storyline

Kyle Rivers has joined the Dpt of Defense as an investigator. Her first assignment is to do a background check on Lana Hawking, scientist for a top secret clearance. Along the way they develop a relationship that leads to the corruption of Kyle. The film demonstrates her lost innocense and Lana's efforts to recapture her own. Written by Steven J. Anderson

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

independent film | See All (1) »

Taglines:

Check Into The Fantasy. Check Into The Unknown. What Bakes Your Pie? Get A Room They wanted to know who she was... Now they wished they never found out See more »

Genres:

Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexuality, violence and language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 December 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Blue Motel  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$1,250,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Thriller That Won't Stop
4 October 1999 | by (Houston, TX) – See all my reviews

Motel Blue is a good movie that has you guessing though the whole movie. ("Soleil Moon Frye" From I've been waiting for you) Stars in this exciting thriller. It's about a department of defense, investigator Kyle Rivers on her first assignment after training is assigned to investigate Lana Hawking, for top secret clearance as an engineer for the military. During the course of the investigation she becomes obsessed with Lana's second life and gets trapped in a web of lies leading to her downfall.


6 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Motel Blue (1997) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?