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Deadly Intentions (1985)

A young, naive woman falls for and marries a doctor but then she realizes that he is not what he seemed.

Director:

Noel Black

Writers:

William Randolph Stevens (based on the book "Deadly Intentions" by), Andrew Peter Marin (teleplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Biehn ... Dr. Charles Raynor
Madolyn Smith Osborne ... Katherine Raynor (as Madolyn Smith)
Morgana King ... Anna Livanos
Jack Kruschen ... Alex Livanos
Kevin McCarthy ... Reichman
Cliff De Young ... Garner (as Cliff DeYoung)
Cloris Leachman ... Charlotte Raynor
Susan Wheeler Duff ... Carol Durdin
Edward Edwards ... Tom Horner
Bruce French ... Dr. Reston
Robert Clarke ... Pharmacist
Joella Deffenbaugh Joella Deffenbaugh ... Station Nurse
Dennis Haskins ... Airline Attendant
Liis Kailey Liis Kailey ... Ellen Horner
Joel Lawrence Joel Lawrence ... Attendant
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Storyline

Katherine married Dr. Charles Raynor. She later discovers that Raynor is a sadist who torments her physically and mentally. She divorces him and take their child away. He then decides to kill her but when his plot is discovered he is charged with attempted murder and brought to trial. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Husband. Father. Psychopath. See more »

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Crime | Thriller | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 May 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Attrazioni omicide See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Lorimar Productions See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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One of the creepiest movies I have ever seen
25 June 2004 | by alliesmom97See all my reviews

A REALLY disturbing movie! Madolyn Smith plays Katherine Raynor, a young, naive woman who falls for and marries Dr. Charles Raynor, awesomely portrayed by Michael Biehn. Before long (but unfortunately AFTER she has his child), she realizes that he is NOT what he seemed.

Madolyn Smith did a fine job as Katherine, but the best performances were by Michael Biehn and Cloris Leachman. Michael Biehn was incredible as the "good" doctor, he really made you believe he was totally unhinged! And as for Cloris Leachman, well if Raynor's mother was anything like she portrayed her, you can almost see why he was such a wakco.

There was a sequel, "Deadly Intentions...Again", but unless you are really dying to know what happened "after", skip it. It does tell you that, but it doesn't hold a candle to this one.


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