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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 »

Genres:

Crime | Thriller | Drama

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Details

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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Genuinely thrilling
13 July 2000 | by zombie-41See all my reviews

I bought this video for £2 second hand because the cover looked like a horror film. What I got was a thriller but very well put together and well acted. What's more, I found it in many ways to be as scary as any horror film because unlike Zombies and monsters etc, this could happen and it is based on true events. Watch this to see perhaps the worst husband you could ever meet. I especially liked the "gut you like a fish" speech. The most chilling part is the ending but I wont give that away. I am yet to find the sequel but I would love to see it.


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