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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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Elizabeth Crane
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Susie
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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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Tough McGillis
31 July 2003 | by (Valencia, Spain) – See all my reviews

I saw Kelly McGillis in "Witness" back in 1985, and I did not like that movie much, and I never have seen anything else that she was in since then. But I remembered that she was a beautiful lady. I recently saw Perfect Prey on Cable T.V., and after a while it dawned on me that the incredibly weather-beaten, lanky, square-bodied Detective was Kelly McGillis! WOW! What happened?? Kelly McGillis looks like SPOCK if he had been muscle-toned and in great shape! PERFECT PREY was made in 1998, only 13 years after WITNESS, and yet it looks like a totally different Kelly McGillis! She looks like a middle-aged man. However the movie is very good. McGillis tracks down some Serial Killer of women who is also a ceramic doll collector! The plot and the pace of the movie follow a standard formula for Detective Murder-Mysteries; and this movie delivers a solid formulaic story. It is a good mystery movie. McGillis' acting is much better than it was in WITNESS (which was the last movie I saw with her in it) and she gives a very strong and a very credible performance. Her odd manly look makes her vulnerable character very sympathetic and believable. PERFECT PREY is a good movie with a strong atmosphere of suspense and mystery.


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