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The Perfect Tenant (2000)

 -  Thriller  -  25 July 2000 (USA)
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Twenty years ago Danny Summer found his father hanging from the rafters on Christmas Eve. Ever since that night he has been plotting revenge. When Brian Hartwell moves into Jessica ... See full summary »

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Jessica Michaels
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Daniel Summer
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Laura Michaels
Melissa Behr ...
Andrea
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Arthur Michaels
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Rachel
Christopher Burkott ...
Kurt Ronzoni
Todd McKee ...
Frank
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Carrie (as Jennifer Jean)
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Mr. Summer
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Mr. Hartwell
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Mr. Neal
Jason Frasca ...
Daryl
Jordyn Underwood ...
Young Jessica
Shareen Roshan ...
Young Andrea
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Twenty years ago Danny Summer found his father hanging from the rafters on Christmas Eve. Ever since that night he has been plotting revenge. When Brian Hartwell moves into Jessica Michael's guesthouse, she has no idea that her new tenant has a deadly agenda to go with his new identity. Her daughter Laura doesn't trust him from the beginning but can't convince her mother that there's more to "The Perfect Tenant" than meets the eye. Written by Anonymous

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Your lease is about to expire.

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Rated R for violence and language
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Like father like son
28 February 2004 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

It was strange seeing Earl Holliman playing an old man having a heart attack: I remember him as a two fisted hoss playing alongside The Duke and other action heroes from the past. Good to see Linda Purl again also; can't forget her memorable performance as Superbitch putting the bad hurt on Jane Seymour in "The Absolute Truth". This film, however, will not find a place on my list of favorites as it was merely a run of the mill multiple murder yarn. It was nevertheless entertaining and well done - just bland. The sins of the father were visited on the son who grows up to be a total nutcase who plans revenge on an innocent woman for his father's suicide. Max Caulfield was effective as the smiling tenant with a heart of evil.


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