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White Angel (1994)

Ellen Carter's career is on the rocks. She hasn't written a worthy novel since her husband went missing and she was suspected by the police of murdering him. To top it all off, she has ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Firth ... Leslie Steckler
Harriet Robinson Harriet Robinson ... Ellen Carter
Don Henderson ... Inspector Taylor
Catherine Arton Catherine Arton ... Mik (as Anne Catherine Arton)
Harry Miller Harry Miller ... Alan Smith
Joe Collins Joe Collins ... Graham
Caroline Staunton Caroline Staunton ... Mrs. Steckler
Mark Stevens Mark Stevens ... Carter's husband
Inez Thorn Inez Thorn ... Dezerae
Suzanne Sinclair Suzanne Sinclair ... Forensics Expert
M. Sutherland M. Sutherland ... Inspector Forrester (as Capt. M. Sutherland)
Izobel Kerry Izobel Kerry ... Secretary
Chris Sullivan ... Bank Manager
Gill Ashton Gill Ashton ... Mary
Ken Sharrock Ken Sharrock ... Bank Teller
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Ellen Carter's career is on the rocks. She hasn't written a worthy novel since her husband went missing and she was suspected by the police of murdering him. To top it all off, she has reason to believe that her new tenant Leslie Steckler is the serial killer responsible for a number of deaths in the region. But what she doesn't know is that, in the meantime, Steckler has discovered a little secret about her... Written by Ross Horsley <explodo@hotmail.com>

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Up Close and Personal with EVIL


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Carl Steven's final appearance in a movie. See more »

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Excerpts From DON GIOVANNI
Performed by Harry Gregson-Williams, Susan McCulloch
Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (uncredited)
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Budget thriller that does its job
22 February 2009 | by rodduncan-1See all my reviews

I don't think you can judge a budget thriller with the same measures as you use to judge a thriller that cost tens of millions to make.

Cut out the helicopter explosions and car smash-ups chases. Reduce the number of locations to the absolute minimum. Then see what is left of a big-budget thriller. Usually very little. But in white angel - constructed cleverly around the limited resources that were available - there is a compelling narrative that never feels slow.

Maybe I see it this way because I am a writer and can see the elegance of what the film-makers have done in this case. A compelling story and a fine central performance make this a British psychological thriller well worth watching.


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Official Sites:

Living Spirit Pictures

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 April 1994 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Entrevista com um Assassino See more »

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England, UK See more »

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Living Spirit Pictures See more »
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Dolby

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Color
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