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A beautiful psychiatrist befriends an abused patient, ultimately leading to lust and murder.



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Credited cast:
Caroline Henshow
Lorraine Pilkington ...
Sandra Maitland
Richard Jackson
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Amy Bamberger ...
Caroline's Daughter
Gaynor Barrett ...
John Bennett ...
Mr. Henshow
Moya Brady ...
Clare Cathcart ...
Terence Clegg ...
Ambulance Man
Jackie Clune ...
Emily Corrie ...
Brian Maitland
Debra Gillett ...
Jessica Green ...
Girl in Warehouse
Ellie Haddington ...
DCI Matthews


A beautiful psychiatrist befriends an abused patient, ultimately leading to lust and murder.

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Decent thriller - great actress
2 August 2004 | by See all my reviews

Psychiatrist Caroline Henshow (Joanne Whalley) takes a position in a new area and befriends an abused woman, a woman whose problems re-ignite issues from her own past.

Joanne Whalley takes to the lead with a certain flourish and as well as being entirely believable in the role keeps you guessing as to quite what she will do next!! It is a pity that she is not on-screen in such an intense role more often.

Breathtaking is a good, solid, English thriller. Many of the locations are suitably squalid and one can certainly sympathies with the motivations of the downtrodden Sandra (Lorraine Pilkington). This is not a classic by any means, but will keep you interested and has a couple of unexpected twists.

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