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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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 May 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Deadly Intentions 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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Another Psycho husband film..but a good one nonetheless!
3 June 2002 | by yenloSee all my reviews

There have been a number of films that deal with the `babe in the woods' woman who marries Mr psycho himself. Some like the Stepfather films are fictious and some like this one and Our Mothers Murder are true. In this one an educated man i.e. MD is the psycho husband. Once again the question comes up what exactly is it that makes these guys attractive to these women? This is a made for TV feature and is well done and well cast for the thriller/suspense factor. One interesting side note I noticed is that Cloris Leachman was cast as Charles Raynors mother. She also appeared as yet another wacko mother in a film about the late comedian Ernie Kovacks entitled Between the laughter.


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