The Kill-Off (1989)

NR 10/19/1990 (US) DramaCrime 1h 50m
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Gossip Can Kill

Overview

The film is set in a small coastal community in New Jersey where the only action is a nightclub called The Pavilion. The owner, Pete, can barely make the payroll, so in an effort to bring in more business he hires a sultry stripper named Danny Lee. Her act soon turns the head of Ralph, which is not good news for his bed-ridden wife Luanne, whose nasty talent is her gift for gossip. When Luanne begins to suspect that Ralph has adultery on his mind, she starts spreading more ugly rumors that have just enough basis in fact to stick. Soon things spin out of control and a wave of violence set in motion.

  1. Maggie Greenwald

    Director, Writer

  2. Jim Thompson

    Novel

Top Billed Cast

  1. Loretta Gross

    Luane

  2. Andrew Lee Barrett

    Bobbie Ashton

  3. Jackson Sims

    Pete Pavlov

  4. Steve Monroe

    Steve Monroe

    Ralph

  5. Cathy Haase

    Cathy Haase

    Danny Lee

  6. Jorja Fox

    Jorja Fox

    Myra Pavlov (as Jorjan Fox)

  7. William Russell

    Rags

Full Cast & Crew

The Kill-Off
The Kill-Off

Status Released

Original Language English

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Content Score

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