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Sweet, Sweet Rachel (1971)

Not Rated | | Horror, Thriller | TV Movie 2 October 1971
An ESP expert uses his powers to try to track down a psychic who uses telepathy to commit murder.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Alex Dreier ... Dr. Lucas Darrow
Pat Hingle ... Arthur Piper
Louise Latham ... Lillian Piper
Steve Ihnat ... Dr. Simon Tyler
Brenda Scott ... Nora Piper
Chris Robinson ... Carey Johnson
Stefanie Powers ... Rachel Stanton
Richard Bull ... Lt. Fisher
Mark Tapscott ... Henry
John Hillerman ... Medical Examiner
William Bryant ... Doctor (as Bill Bryant)
John Alvin ... Surgeon
Rod McCary ... Paul Stanton (as Rod McCarey)
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An ESP expert uses his powers to try to track down a psychic who uses telepathy to commit murder.

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Can someone possess the power to control another person's mind from miles away? And force them to commit murder?

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Horror | Thriller

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 October 1971 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dolce, dolce Rachel See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Stephanie Powers holds herself responsible for what has happened to her husband. In-laws interfere and there is chaos everywhere.
2 September 2006 | by morrisfam41See all my reviews

I first saw this when I was 9 years old and although it's probably well past dated by now, at the time it was a pretty scary movie for the ABC movie of the week. The tunnel scene with Louis Latham as Nora Piper still gives me chills and the opening sequence with the ESP cards is a pretty good setup to the whole premise of the movie. This was around the time of the TV series "The Sixth Sense" and it has that kind of feel to it. Another ABC Movie of the Week recommendation is "Crowhaven Farm" or even "The Eyes of Charles Sand" which were both creepy and had a sense of dread to them. I kind of wish they made movies like this again or at least try to remake them so they don't seem dated.


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