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The Ex (1996)

In order to get her husband back, an architect's psycho ex-wife kills everybody she can get her hands on.

Director:

Mark L. Lester

Writers:

John Lutz (novel), Larry Cohen (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Yancy Butler ... Deidre Kenyon
Suzy Amis ... Molly Kenyon
Nick Mancuso ... David Kenyon
Hamish Tildesley Hamish Tildesley ... Michael Kenyon
Babs Chula ... Dr. Lillian Jonas
Claire Riley Claire Riley ... Detective Lang
Barry W. Levy ... Frank
Roger Barnes ... Sam Beltzer
Tom Pickett ... Kenyons Doorman
Barry 'Bear' Horton Barry 'Bear' Horton ... Biker
Arlene Belcastro Arlene Belcastro ... Next Door Neighbor
Ally Warren ... Hotel Clerk (as Allison Warren)
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Storyline

Even though Deidre is already certified insane, she stalks her ex-husband David and his family. Intent on wrecking their lives, Deidre kills all in her way in route to her ultimate doom. Written by Richard Jones <rjo339@swbell.net>

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Thriller

Certificate:

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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 December 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Sombra da Vingança See more »

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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

To prepare for her role as a killer, actress Yancy Butler worked out five hours a day and also trained Judo. See more »

Goofs

Each time they play the video of David and Deidre, the tape pops out of the VCR yet still plays. See more »

Quotes

Deidre Kenyon: Sometimes you just can't see the things that are really dangerous...
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seven thumbs up
28 May 2006 | by 96_jacksSee all my reviews

This film works on so many levels.. For example, when that guy takes a drag of his cigarette whenever he forgets his lines... & when that chick gets her nor ks out.. & when someone got drowned.. & when that guy goes "NNNNOOOOOOOOOOOOO! WHY!?!" when his girlfriend dies.. & when that other thing happened.. & when that black guy calls the main dude a "Bastard".. & when the little kid sets the girl on fire.. & old ladies getting killed by a handbag.. Brilliant!!!! It changed my life. Also, it was good. Much better than X men. Thats another film with X as the first word, therefore it's the only film that can be compared. Nine thumbs up!


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