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Cabin by the Lake (2000)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Comedy, Horror, Thriller  |  1 February 2000 (USA)
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A screenwriter, who lives in a cabin by the lake near Los Angeles, drowns young women, then goes back to visit their bodies and do their laundry.

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(as C. David Stephens)
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Mallory
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Boone
Susan Gibney ...
Regan
Bernie Coulson ...
Duncan
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Lauren
Cam Cronin ...
Clayton
Bob Dawson ...
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G. Patrick Currie ...
Logan
John B. Destry ...
Melvin (as John Destry)
Guy Jellis ...
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Babette
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Brooke
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Tiffany
Barbara Pollard ...
Hotel Manager
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Storyline

A screenwriter does research for his new script by actually kidnapping and drowning young girls. He then places them in his "garden" of other dead girls coming back daily to check on them. One girl narrowly escapes and the other bodies are found leading to an ingenious plot to try and capture the killer. Written by Shari-2

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Rated R for some terror/violence | See all certifications »
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Una cabaña junto al lago  »

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One of the fliers of missing girls in the Sherrif's Office is of "Ariel". The same flyer used in the TV movie Intensity (1997). See more »

Goofs

In underwater scenes, marks are clearly visible on Mallory's face from a scuba mask. In no scene does Mallory have a scuba mask, so this is obviously from a mask she was wearing between takes. See more »

Quotes

Banner in the back of Stanley's van: I'm the guy your mother warned you about.
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Cure
Written by Frankie Blue
Performed by Angela McCluskey & Wild Colonials (as The Wild Colonials)
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Another Reason to Not Like Judd Nelson
20 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I consider myself one of the last true lovers of the great B-movies. That being said, I find it odd that I dislike this movie as much as I do. The acting is atrocious, the sets are too sterile to be believed, the music is generic at best...I would go on, but I'd feel as though I was rambling. It seemed like a good thriller plot line, but throw in horrible direction, second-rate actors, and a crew that I wouldn't let film my kid's football game, and you get what we have here. On the plus side, the girls in the film are very lovely, and the underwater shots are done well enough. The underlying humor is probably enough to warrant a boring Sunday afternoon's TV viewing, but I certainly would not pay to own such a stinker of a film.


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