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Deadbolt (1992)

When medical student Marty places an ad for a roommate, her ad is answered by handsome, clean-cut Alec. At first Alec seems to be a wonderful roommate; supportive, considerate and a real ... See full summary »

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Douglas Jackson

Writers:

Mara Trafficante (screenplay), Frank Rehwaldt (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Justine Bateman ... Marty Hiller
Adam Baldwin ... Alec Danz
Michele Scarabelli ... Theresa
Cyndi Pass Cyndi Pass ... Diana
Chris Mulkey ... Jordan
Colin Fox ... Professor Rhodes
Amy Fulco Amy Fulco ... Michelle
Ellen David Ellen David ... Lani
Griffith Brewer Griffith Brewer ... Beason
Mark Camacho ... Phil
Isabelle Truchon Isabelle Truchon ... Linda
Anthony Sherwood ... Detective Toren
Gordon Masten ... Desk Orderly
Shirley Merovitz Shirley Merovitz ... Gun Clerk
Don Jordan ... UPS Man
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Storyline

When medical student Marty places an ad for a roommate, her ad is answered by handsome, clean-cut Alec. At first Alec seems to be a wonderful roommate; supportive, considerate and a real friend. However, Alec's affection turns to obsession as he plots to manipulate and control all aspects of Marty's life, imprison her in her own apartment and make her his. Written by PetrinaC <cubit@aol.com>

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Make up the guestroom. Your worst nightmare has arrived. See more »

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Rated R for strong violence | See all certifications »
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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 October 1992 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Amante Mortal See more »

Filming Locations:

Québec, Canada

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Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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When the little girl steals the keys to Marty's apartment her sweater is plain, when she enters the apartment it has stripes. See more »

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A title for the film followed by what sounds like a jail door slamming appears after the end credits. See more »

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Got Me A True Love
By Julie Le Bon
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It was good considering it's over 12 years old
11 June 2006 | by jack4740See all my reviews

Well i was flicking through channels on SKY when i came across a movie called Deadbolt on the Horror Channel,to be honest its more Psychological than horror in my opinion.But its good,i reckon anyway,and no i haven't seen misery,but Deadbolt is good.I am surprised its 12 years old,for a Film made in 1993 its pretty good picture.I haven't really heard of any of the actors in Deadbolt seems to me most of them are just Groupies including Alec Baldwin by groupies i mean people who walk around in the background while a big scene is happening,or actors that take little short lived parts in the film.

I will be watching!


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