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Deadly Messages (1985)

Laura Daniels, single and bored, finds new interest in life when she discovers an old ouija board. It appears, however, that the object's previous owner was murdered - and messages from beyond warn Laura that she may be next.

Director:

Jack Bender

Writer:

William Bleich (as Bill Bleich)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kathleen Beller ... Laura Daniels
Michael Brandon ... Michael Krasnick
Dennis Franz ... Detective Max Lucas
Scott Paulin ... Dr. Roger Kelton
Elizabeth Huddle Nyberg Elizabeth Huddle Nyberg ... Nurse Irma Crenshaw (as Elizabeth Huddle)
Charles Tyner ... George Clark
George Wyner
Raye Birk ... Harding
Kurtwood Smith ... Lieutenant Burton
Kit McDonough ... Book Clerk
Sherri Stoner Sherri Stoner ... Cindy Matthews
Joseph G. Medalis Joseph G. Medalis ... Kenneth Blatt
Barbara Collentine ... Loretta Clark
Dennis Redfield ... Dick Pizza
Michael Cassidy Michael Cassidy ... Mark Banning
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Laura Daniels, single and bored, finds new interest in life when she discovers an old ouija board. It appears, however, that the object's previous owner was murdered - and messages from beyond warn Laura that she may be next.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 February 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ouija See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Not the worst TV movie
7 September 2002 | by JohnSealSee all my reviews

Deadly Messages is an uneven but painless piece of entertainment, weaving a psychological subplot into its overarching take on the potential evils of the Ouija board. It's about as spooky as you can expect an 80s TV movie to be, but the cast is reasonably game and the screenplay isn't entirely predictable.


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