4.6/10
235
3 user 2 critic

Power 98 (1996)

A controversial talk show host becomes involved in the murder of a beautiful woman in a war for ratings.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Prime Video

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Two men, both hiding a deadly secret, are on a murderous rampage through the desert.

Director: Victor Salva
Stars: Eric Roberts, Lance Henriksen, Brion James
Action | Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A suspended cop and his girlfriend blackmail an electronics expert into helping them break into the safe of the girlfriend's boss, a corrupt city councilman who's on the local mob's payroll.

Director: Kristine Peterson
Stars: Yvonne Farrow, Nicholas Cascone, Ray Baker
Love Is a Gun (1994)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A photographer who's afraid he's slowly losing his grip on reality is seduced by a disturbed married model. She claims it's their destiny to be together. Her husband disagrees. The photographer starts having a strange feeling of deja vu.

Director: David Hartwell
Stars: Eric Roberts, Kelly Preston, Eliza Roberts
Star (TV Movie 1993)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

After Vietnam, Crystal Wyatt meets a returning soldier, Spencer Hill and although she is young they are drawn together and find they have a lot in common. Spencer's visit is fleeting and ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Miller
Stars: Jennie Garth, Craig Bierko, Terry Farrell
Dark Angel (TV Movie 1996)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Homicide detective Walter D'Arcangelo is the only link to a serial killer who preys on adulterous women. Walter must confront his past in order to prove himself innocent before more women are killed.

Director: Robert Iscove
Stars: Eric Roberts, Ashley Crow, Linden Ashby
Sensation (1994)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Lila a college student discovers a latent ability to see into the past. When a professor hires her for some psychological tests she becomes the target of the killer of the woman she sees in... See full summary »

Director: Brian Grant
Stars: Eric Roberts, Kari Wuhrer, Ron Perlman
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

Swarthy Paul Yeager arrives in New Orleans, and promptly gets a job bartending at La Cage du Verre, a show bar where his former girlfriend Jacqueline is a dancer and the moll of its ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Schroeder
Stars: Horacio Anthony, Fred Asparagus, Collin Bernsen
Without Consent (TV Movie 1994)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Michelle and Robert Mills are in continuous conflict with their young daughter Laura. One night, she has a car crash while driving drunk. Her parents ask a psychologist to refer them to a ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Iscove
Stars: Jennie Garth, Jill Eikenberry, Tom Irwin
Lonely Hearts (1991)
Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Alma, a lonely woman, falls for the conman who steals her money after seducing her. Frank doesn't want Alma around him, but he cannot do anything about the situation in case she goes to the... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Lane
Stars: Eric Roberts, Beverly D'Angelo, Joanna Cassidy
Biography | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

This is the fact-based made-for-TV movie of Laurie Kellog, who was accused of the murder of her husband Bruce in May 1992, told in flashbacks while she's waiting for her judgment. When she ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Toshiyuki Uno
Stars: Gregory Harrison, Jennie Garth, Steven Keats
Nobody's Fool (1986)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Cassie has a miserable job in a bar, is lonely and depressed. Her boyfriend left her when she told him that she's pregnant. After several failed suicide attempts, she'd given away her baby ... See full summary »

Director: Evelyn Purcell
Stars: Rosanna Arquette, Eric Roberts, Mare Winningham
A Loss of Innocence (TV Movie 1996)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Erik Eriksen, who has become a successful pianist in New York, is back in Templeton, his Mormon community, where he is still treated distrustfully by its members, including his family, for ... See full summary »

Director: Graeme Clifford
Stars: Jennie Garth, Rob Estes, Polly Holliday
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Karlin Pickett
... Vivian Porter
... Jon Price
... Waldo Marcel
... Lester Correl
... Sharon Penn
... Roger Zalman
... Rick Harris
... Joy (as Sadie Kratzig)
... Denise
... Betsy (as Kristin Dattilo-Hayward)
Leonora Scelfo ... Cynthia Berkley
... Det. Wilkinson
Tara Ellison ... Poker Woman
... Rosie
Edit

Storyline

Karlin Pickett is a Los Angeles disc jockey who shocks his audience with outrageous stunts and crude jokes. Jon Price is a young DJ who joins the show. When women start turning up dead and the alleged killer keeps calling the station, the ratings go sky high and the cops begin looking for clues on Power 98. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexuality, language and some violence | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 May 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Foniki syhnotita  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
If god didn't want us to masturbate, he would have made out arms shorter.
21 August 2010 | by See all my reviews

Eric Roberts is the new shock jock brought in to revive a flagging radio station. His Howard Stern antics are encouraged to get the station the ratings.

He and Jason Gedrick team up to deliver. Things start to go strange when someone calls the station and confesses to murder. Jon (Gedrick) jumps into a new BMW and calls Cynthia (Leonora Scelfo) for some hot sex after his fiancée (Jennie Garth) gives him grief over the car. Soon, Jon is in over his head and Karlin (Roberts) is over the edge.

Not a complete waste of an hour and a half, but the only great treat came from Scelfo.


1 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 3 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial