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The Killing Mind (1991)

A female former FBI agent, now a cop in Los Angeles is assigned to catch a ballerina's murderer, but runs into resistance by fellow cops who don't think a woman detective can handle the case.

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... Isobel Neiman
... Thomas Quinn
... Dennis Jepson
... Fred Robinson
... Ron Donoho
... Sylvia
... Captain Harris
Cameron Thor
... Digby
... Pizza Boy
... Gordon Atherton (as Tim De Zarn)
... Young Isobel
Darlene Kardon ... Mrs. Atherton
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A female former FBI agent, now a cop in Los Angeles is assigned to catch a ballerina's murderer, but runs into resistance by fellow cops who don't think a woman detective can handle the case.

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Rated PG-13 for violent content and drug references | See all certifications »
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23 April 1991 (USA)  »

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so-so cold case profiler cop movie
2 December 2004 | by See all my reviews

Yawn. A young girl comes across a crime scene where LAPD have discovered a dead woman dressed as a ballerina hanging over a hurricane fence topped with razor wire right by their station. Blood is still dripping from her.

Twenty years later, the young girl is now an FBI profiler, who is transferring to that station as a Sergeant to work in their Special Investigations Unit. The SIU is where all the bad cases are transferred, the ones the LAPD as a whole doesn't want to be blamed for not solving. SIU apparently also covers cold cases. She helps with a home invasion/burglar case, but is mainly concerned with reopening the ballerina murder case. She enlists the help of a reporter who had covered it, and some of the SIU cops.

This movie isn't terrible, but nothing struck me as too terribly interesting either. The murderer for me was pretty predictable. Oh well.


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