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Distortions (1987)

PG-13 | | Thriller | 10 May 1987 (France)
A man goes to speak with a gigolo and is promptly beaten for his trouble. Soon afterward, his wife is told that he burned to death in a car wreck and is shown the body...and that's when she... See full summary »

Director:

Armand Mastroianni

Writer:

John F. Goff (as John Goff)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Olivia Hussey ... Amy Marks
Steve Railsback ... Scott Marshall
Piper Laurie ... Margot Caldwell
Edward Albert ... Jason Marks
June Chadwick ... Kelly Howell
Rita Gam ... Mildred Tyson
Terence Knox ... Paul Elliott
T.J. Castronovo T.J. Castronovo ... Harry Cory (as Tom Castronova)
Leon Smith Leon Smith ... Dan Jackson
John F. Goff John F. Goff ... Coroner Tompkins
Don Clark Don Clark ... Gary Walker
Christopher Hayes Christopher Hayes ... Ralph
Cathleen Chin Cathleen Chin ... Receptionist Tie Lyn
Moya Goodwin Moya Goodwin ... Amy's Mother
Joseph Colgan Joseph Colgan ... Amy's Father
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A man goes to speak with a gigolo and is promptly beaten for his trouble. Soon afterward, his wife is told that he burned to death in a car wreck and is shown the body...and that's when she starts seeing strange men at the corner of her vision, while her friend does all she can to convince her she's going insane! Written by Brian J. Wright <tyrannorabbit@hotmail.com>

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Sometimes the truth hurts. Sometimes it kills.

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Thriller

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 May 1987 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Der Tod kommt auf sechs Beinen See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Budget:

$1,200,000 (estimated)
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Twisted Productions See more »
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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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Soundtracks

ZERO ZERO
(Taken from the album Earth Rise)
Words & Music by David Morgan
Performed by Tandy-Morgan
Produced by Richard Tandy, David Morgan & Steve Lipson
Published by Peer-Southern Organization
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A real heart-thumper, even 13 years after its release!
28 March 2000 | by thericaSee all my reviews

A real heart-thumper, even 13 years after its release!

I saw this when it first came out, and again on video-- same effect. This one keeps you on the edge of your seat! Even though it was released in 1987 it's still an excellent thriller for thriller-fans.


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