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Director  Lizzie Borden
Music director  Graeme Revell
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Country  United States
4/10 IMDb

Genre  Romance, Thriller
Screenplay  Allan Moyle, Laurie Frank
Language  English
Love Crimes (1992 film) movie poster
Writer  Allan Moyle, Laurie Frank
Release date  January 24, 1992 (1992-01-24)
Cast  Sean Young (Dana Greenway), Patrick Bergin (David Hanover), Arnetia Walker (Maria Johnson), James Read (Stanton Gray), Ron Orbach (Det. Eugene Tully), Fern Dorsey (Colleen Dells)
Similar movies  Jamon Jamon, The Canyons, The Voyeur, Knock Knock, Zandalee, No Good Deed
Tagline  He's a master of seduction. Every woman's fantasy. Every woman's nightmare. In order to trap him, a female district attorney will have to make the ultimate sacrifice. Herself.

An Atlanta prosecutor (Sean Young) sets her own trap for a sexual dominator (Patrick Bergin) who poses as a famous photographer.

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Love Crimes is a 1992 thriller film directed by Lizzie Borden starring Sean Young and Patrick Bergin about an assistant district attorney who tries to seduce and apprehend a psychopath. The screenplay is by Allan Moyle and Laurie Frank, based on a story by Moyle.

A tough female district attorney is investigating a man who picks out women from public places by posing as a famous photographer, then takes pictures of them, then pushes on their submissive tendencies and takes advantage of them physically and financially. The trouble is that none of these women want to press charges, because they feel fulfilled in some way by their encounter. The DA arranges to meet him and finds herself in a similar situation as the other victims, and has to come to grips with her own submissive desires.

Plot

Assistant district attorney Dana Greenway conspires with police lieutenant Maria Johnson to go after a serial sexual predator who identifies himself to his victims as "David Hanover," a distinguished photographer.

Greenway goes undercover, changing her appearance and passing herself off as a repressed schoolteacher. She eventually encounters Hanover, who seduces her, photographs her nude and causes Lt. Johnson to believe that Greenway might actually have fallen under his spell.

Flashbacks to her troubled childhood, including abuse from a father who locked her in a closet, haunt Greenway as she attempts to come to her senses and get the better of Hanover, who clearly intends to humiliate and then kill her.

Cast

  • Sean Young as Dana Greenway
  • Patrick Bergin as David Hanover
  • James Read as Stanton Gray
  • Arnetia Walker as Lt. Maria Johnson
  • Similar Movies

    Patrick Bergin appears in Love Crimes and Sleeping with the Enemy. Sean Young appears in Love Crimes and A Kiss Before Dying. Poison Ivy II: Lily (1996). Jade (1995). The Cool Surface (1994).

    Reception

    Love Crimes received negative reviews from critics and flopped at the box office.

    Young earned a Razzie Award nomination as Worst Actress for her performance in the film, where she lost to Melanie Griffith for both Shining Through and A Stranger Among Us. The film is listed in Golden Raspberry Award founder John Wilsons book The Official Razzie Movie Guide as one of the 100 Most Enjoyably Bad Movies Ever Made.

    References

    Love Crimes (1992 film) Wikipedia
    Love Crimes (1992 film) IMDb Love Crimes (1992 film) themoviedb.org


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