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Dr. Helen Hudson (Sigourney Weaver), a psychiatrist famous for her writings about serial murderers, is nearly killed by obsessed psychopath Daryll Lee Cullum (Harry Connick Jr.). As a result of this trauma, Helen becomes a drunken, pill-taking agoraphobic who can't leave her San Francisco apartment. After a series of bizarre murders, she calls the police suggesting that the murders were the work of a serial killer. Detective M.J. Monahan (Holly Hunter) and her assistant Ruben (Dermot Mulroney) believe Helen and discover, during the investigation, that the man is re-creating murders by the killers described in Helen's book: The Boston Strangler, Ted Bundy, Son of Sam and the Hillside Strangler. After Helen's secretary, Andy (John Rothmen) is murdered, Helen begins to fear for her own life. The film has a dramatic, terrifying conclusion as Helen confronts the killer and must overcome her own fears to save herself. ~ Linda Rasmussen, Rovi

Cast

Sigourney Weaver
as Helen Hudson
Holly Hunter
as M.J. Monahan
Dermot Mulroney
as Ruben Goetz
William McNamara
as Peter Foley
Will Patton
as Nicoletti
Harry Connick, Jr.
as Daryll Lee Cullum
Hansford Prince
as Fred
Jeni Chua
as Michelle
Kenny Kwong
as Chinese Kid
Brian Russell
as Coroner's Man
Vincenetta Gunn
as Screaming Woman
J.E. Freeman
as Quinn
Robert Benscoter
as Disturbed Tenant
Gena Bingham
as Victim In Car At Gas Station
Corie Henninger
as Jogger
Damon Lawner
as Festival Dude
Terry Brown
as Cop 2
Danny Kovacs
as Kostas
Victor Talmadge
as Head Waiter
Nick Scoggin
as Conrad
Rebecca Klingler
as Peter's Wife
David Michael Silverman
as Mike
Bert Kinyon
as Burt
Jay Jacobus
as Judge
Bob Greene
as Pachulski
Ron Kaell
as Mac
Russ Christoff
as Commissioner Petrillo
Eleva Singleton
as Paramedic
David Ferguson
as Dock On-Looker
Donald West
as Attorney
Edith Bryson
as Landlady
William Oates
as Man In Corridor
Rob Nilsson
as SWAT Commander
John Rothman
as Andy
Kelvin Han Yee
as Chinese Detective
Christopher Beale
as Tech Guy
Kathleen Stefano
as Peter's Mother
Johnetta Shearer
as Paramedic
Tony Haney
as Kerby
Kelly De Martino
as Festival Girl
Tahmus Rounds
as Landis
Bill Bonham
as Photographer
Dennis Richmond
as KXBU Anchorman
Shannon O'Hurley
as Susan Schiffer
Keith Phillips
as Felix Mendoza
Diane Amos
as Gigi

Crew

Jon Amiel
Director
Mark Tarlov
Producer
Arnon Milchan
Producer
Frank Pierson
Screenwriter
Ann Biderman
Screenwriter
Laszlo Kovacs
Cinematographer
Tony Pierce-Roberts
Cinematographer
Christopher Young
Composer (Music Score)
Jim Clark
Editor
Alan Heim
Editor
Jim Clay
Production Designer
Chris Seagers
Art Director
Joseph M. Caracciolo, Jr.
Co-producer
Michael Nathanson
Executive Producer
John Fiedler
Executive Producer
Catherine Davis
Set Designer
Claudia Brown
Costume Designer
Matthew Carlisle
First Assistant Director
Hilbert Hakim
First Assistant Director
Jeffrey Wetzel
First Assistant Director
Kerry Barden
Casting
Billy Hopkins
Casting
Suzanne Smith
Casting
Stephan Dupuis
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