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Perfect Prey (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Thriller  -  10 July 1998 (USA)
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A former Texas Ranger (McGillis) is recruited by a Houston police captain (Dern) to assist a homicide detective (Moffett) in the search for an elusive serial killer (David) who collects antique dolls.

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Audrey Macleah
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Capt. Swaggert
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Detective Jimmy Cerullo
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Dwayne Alan Clay
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Elizabeth Crane
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Detective Bevlan
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Captain Dan Feagler (as Mike Kennedy)
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Susie
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Investigator Lyons
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Janette Leary
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Patricia Atkins
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Forensic psychologist and ex-Texas Ranger Dr. Audrey MacLeah assists the police in the case of a serial killer who abducts women and holds them for a short time before he kills them. As the doll-obsessed killer hunts his next prey, MacLeah deals with inter-agency politics and her own tortured memories. Written by Anonymous

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Some dolls were made by Bailey Clark and Margaret Wolf, others were from their private collections. See more »

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When Clay is preparing to kill Elizabeth Crane he puts lipstick on before he puts the plastic bag over her head. When he is approaching her with the bag and the camera films him through the bag he no longer has the lipstick on. See more »

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Remake of When the Bough Breaks (1994) See more »

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I kinda liked it!
20 December 2000 | by (Redmond, Washington) – See all my reviews



Not sure why this movie got such mediocre ratings - it was well acted, well written, and well casted - - and most importantly, suspenseful!

It's downfall is only that it is totally reminiscent of Silence of the Lambs.. If you liked Silence, you'll probably like this movie too.

It had everything from the serial killer on the loose to the interview with the psychopathic killer in jail (sniffing the air, even!).. But, I loved Silence - and though I didn't realize the similarities until the end, this held my attention up until the last suspenseful minute.

Well worth my two hours! Bruce Dern and Kelly McGillis stood out in their roles - good casting.. good movie..


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