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Keep Your Distance (2005)

R  |   |  Drama, Mystery, Romance  |  12 August 2005 (USA)
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In the perfectly normal town of Louisville, KY, there is a perfectly normal man living the perfect life. David Dailey is a man who has it all: A great career, a community that adores him, ... See full summary »

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David Dailey
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Melody Carpenter
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Sean Voight
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Susan Dailey
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Whit Harrington
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Holly
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Brooks Voight
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Kevin
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Dr. Havice
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Lindsay
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In the perfectly normal town of Louisville, KY, there is a perfectly normal man living the perfect life. David Dailey is a man who has it all: A great career, a community that adores him, and an enduring marriage. But beneath the surface, David's idyllic world is crumbling. He's haunted by a series of mysterious notes that warn of an imminent fall from grace. His sultry wife Susan is hell-bent on expanding the horizons of their sex life - with or without him. His longtime assistant Whit is gunning for his job. And he finds himself increasingly attracted to Melody Carpenter, a curious stranger he instinctively trusts because she doesn't know him well enough to betray him. Complicating matters, Melody's jilted boyfriend Sean, a charming and talented trust fund baby, regards David and Melody's fledgling friendship with contempt. As his jealousy seethes deeper, he concocts a devious plan to win her back, unaware his overly protective father has ordered his number one ally to keep an eye ... Written by Lunacy Unlimited Productions

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Everyone you trust has the power to betray you.


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Rated R for sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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Melody Carpenter: Call your wife, David. I'm sure she's worried sick about you.
David Dailey: I told you, she's out of town.
Melody Carpenter: You're a terrible liar, David.
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trust no one
15 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Keep Your Distance is about a talk show host (David) and a drug saleswoman (Melody) who get caught up in several scandals, including their own. Melody has a possessive and rich boy friend who gives everyone the willies. David gets letters that show him things about his life and he confides in Melody who he meets by chance, and they help each other through some tough times as friends. As things start to pan out some clues start to give away the twists that occur at the end. A class A film technically with lots of good scenes. Acting was very good and the characters where believable. In the end, the letters spell out a lame plot as the characters have to explain it all to the audience.


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