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A House in the Hills (1993)

An aspiring actress gets a housesitting job and finds herself in a cat-and-mouse game with a deadly ex-con.

Director:

Ken Wiederhorn

Writers:

David J. Greenberg (contributing writer) (as David Greenberg), Miguel Tejada-Flores | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Madsen ... Mickey
Helen Slater ... Alex Weaver
Jeffrey Tambor ... Willie
James Laurenson ... Ronald Rankin
Elyssa Davalos ... Sondra Rankin
Taylor Lee Taylor Lee ... Patty Neubauer
Toni Barry Toni Barry ... Susie
James Noellenhoff James Noellenhoff ... Chef
Margaret Parke Margaret Parke ... Receptionist
Larue M. Mall Larue M. Mall ... Producer
Vincent Eaton Vincent Eaton ... Director
Sally Daykin Sally Daykin ... Casting Director
Pieter Riemens Pieter Riemens ... Maitre D'
Brenda Colom Brenda Colom ... Maid
Ron La Paz Ron La Paz ... Security Cop
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Storyline

An aspiring actress (Alex) is housesitting in the hills, the owners are taking a break after their neighbour was murdered. For acting practise, Alex pretends to be the owner when someone calls at the house. The caller isn't who he says he is either... Written by Rob Hartill

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Genres:

Romance | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA | Luxembourg

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 April 1995 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Agries nyhtes stous lofous tou Los Angeles See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Production Co:

Delux Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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Goofs

When Alex runs from the kitchen through the den to flee from Mickey, she goes from wearing black high heels (revealed earlier) to white tennis shoes, and then back to the heels when she knocks herself unconscious on the hard plastic of the den door. See more »

Quotes

Alex Weaver: I am an actress! I am a flat-chested, low-paid actress! I am a small-chested, well paid "working" actress! I am an actress! I am an actress! I am an actress! I am NOT a waitress! I am an actress!
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I Want You Back
Written by Don Julian
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Not as bad as one would think
24 September 2002 | by savoirSee all my reviews

The plot is not all that bad for a low budget item. The acting is good. Three viewings and no boredom! Must say something for it. The underlying theme to me is that sometimes in life two people come together reluctantly and their life changes. They are not meant for one another or so they believe. But every now and then they wonder: "What if?"


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