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A Face to Die For (1996)

A scarred, unattractive young woman is conned into helping with a robbery of her employer. As a result, she is sent to prison, gets plastic surgery, and returns to seek revenge on those who wronged her.

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Jack Bender

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Marvin Werlin (book), Mark Werlin (book) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Yasmine Bleeth ... Emily Gilmore
James Wilder ... Alec Dalton
Richard Beymer ... Dr. Matthew Sheridan
Ricky Paull Goldin ... Paul Mallory
Chandra West ... Sheila Gilmore
Mitchell Ryan ... Joe Thomas (as Mitch Ryan)
Mary Ellen Trainor ... Mrs. Gilmore
Ian Abercrombie ... Mr. Sturetsky
Jo de Winter Jo de Winter ... Bunny Thomas (as Jo De Winter)
Robin Givens ... Claudia
Rosalind Ayres ... Mrs. Travers
Bette Ford ... Mrs. Berman
Kelly Jo Minter ... Rita
Michael Clark Michael Clark ... Michael
Pat Musick Pat Musick ... Mrs. Anderson
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A scarred, unattractive young woman is conned into helping with a robbery of her employer. As a result, she is sent to prison, gets plastic surgery, and returns to seek revenge on those who wronged her.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 March 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Face See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Remade as A Face to Kill for (1999) See more »

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A Positive Transformation
30 November 2002 | by jennie0409See all my reviews

Yasmine Bleeth is not very believable as a meek, quiet girl, but as her character evolves, the overacting seems to come to a close. As her character blossoms and changes, Bleeth doesn't seem to have to work as hard. I guess you just can't cast a "Baywatch babe" as an ugly, quiet character. It is simply too much of a contradiction. Once her character is transformed (not only in looks, but as a character as well), however, the movie takes a turn for the better. The plot line is wonderful. This is wonderfully written. A bit unrealistic, this movie still gets by because it's just that-a movie. This is a definite must-see for Lifetime TV viewers.


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