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Paranoia (1998)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller  |  June 1998 (USA)
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Jana Mercer is the sole survivor after the serial killer has brutally slaughtered her family. Incredible trauma has isolated the girl from the whole world. She's living in fear and ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Brigitte Bako ...
Jana Mercer
Calvin Hawks
Dr. Kurtzwell
Mark Daniels
Brady Watts
Mary Jane Wells ...
Aunt Margaret
Jacques Sandulescu ...
Emanuel Yarbrough ...
Witchy Stick Man
Irma St. Paule ...
Old Woman
Seth Copans ...
Librarian Jules
John L. Payne ...
Deputy Phyphe
Adam Purjes ...
Boy in Library


Jana Mercer is the sole survivor after the serial killer has brutally slaughtered her family. Incredible trauma has isolated the girl from the whole world. She's living in fear and loneliness. The only contiguity is her brief interviews with the shrink and connection to Internet. Until the night when someone has established communication with Jana via computer. She realizes that her interlocutor is the ruthless murderer who has killed her family. And to her horror she finds out that he is going to be released from his confinement very soon. Written by Igor Shvetsov <>

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Fear can be a powerful weapon. See more »


Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, some sexual content and language | See all certifications »




Release Date:

June 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Paranoia - Allein mit dem Killer  »

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Jana Mercer: You know, fear is an interesting thing. If you let it control you, you live your life in the dark. But if you learn to use it, it can be your best friend.
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20 March 2002 | by (Brasilia, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Ludicruous, almost amateur thriller about a killer (Drake) who gets out of the prison just to terrorize a young woman (Bako) who is the only survivor of the last crime of the bad guy. Weak plot, predictable all the way, extremely boring and with some campy performances, especially Drake, absolutely unconvincing and far - fetched. Don't lose your time and your money. I give this a 3 (three).

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