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The Little Death (1996)

A photographer obsessed with a wealthy man's beautiful wife kills her jealous husband in self-defense. The deceased man's down-and-out musician son soon is drawn in by his sexy stepmother ... See full summary »

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Jan Verheyen
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Brent David Fraser ... Nick Hannon
Solomon Burke ... Bandleader
Johnny Williams ... Bartender
Pamela Gidley ... Kelly Hannon
J.T. Walsh ... Ted Hannon
Amy Stoch ... Meredith Hannon (as Amy Stock-Poynton)
Dwight Yoakam ... Bobby Lomax
Michael Holden ... Accountant
Sierra Knolle Sierra Knolle ... Receptionist
D.W. Moffett ... Paul Hannon
Kathleen S. Dunn Kathleen S. Dunn ... Ted-Nick Secretary
Philip Baker Hall ... Detective Snyder
Angelo Di Mascio Jr. Angelo Di Mascio Jr. ... Uniformed Cop
Hal Landon Jr. ... Mr. Keats
Gil Montie Gil Montie ... Tattoo Artist
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A photographer obsessed with a wealthy man's beautiful wife kills her jealous husband in self-defense. The deceased man's down-and-out musician son soon is drawn in by his sexy stepmother who, unbeknownst to him, is scheming to collect the entire estate. Written by Anonymous

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A little betrayal, a little lust... a lot of danger.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 March 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

O mikros thanatos See more »

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Island Pictures See more »
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Cinematic Fabio novel
27 July 2014 | by SandcoolerSee all my reviews

"The Little Death" is probably the most forgettable film of all time, but in Belgium the title occasionally rings a bell because the movie was directed by Jan Verheyen. Verheyen is a commercial journeyman that basically does about anything for a quick buck, but he does so in such an honest, almost shameless way that you have to respect his perseverance. As a business man he's a genius, but as a filmmaker he completely lacks the skill to pull of this Hollywood project he somehow talked himself into. "The Little Death" is written, directed and photographed like a made for TV-movie, it's a curious collage of weird scene transitions, unerotic sex scenes, predictable twists and nonsensical dialogues topped off with a real "huh?" of an ending. It's tough to find things in "The Little Death" that you can enjoy non-ironically, but I guess it can be appreciated if you think of those trashy novels you can buy at supermarkets. There's no merit to them, they were probably slapped together in a weekend, but they still have a certain appeal you can't put your finger on. It's the sleaze of it all I guess, throughout this movie you constantly have the sound of a wah-wah pedal in your head. The appeal doesn't make the movie any good, but I can't hate a movie that I sat through so easily.


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