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Kiss the Girls

  • Film

Time Out says

Detective Alex Cross (Freeman) reassures a woman that she was justified in killing her abusive husband. Then we learn that the next victim of camp serial killer Casanova - Dr Kate McTiernan (Judd) - is no gimmicky 'new' woman. Neither saintly, nor 'GI Jane' macho, her best scenes occur in the killer's hideout, where he's collecting an array of female talent. Kate's desire to connect with these other women is palpable, and, thanks to Judd, notably moving. Nor does Kate's boldness become diluted once she joins forces with Cross. On the subject of race, the film is less impressive - its intentions are good, but it never digs deep. Why, for instance, are Freeman and Judd not allowed to develop their relationship (as they do in the James Patterson novel)? Nevertheless, a surprising, atmospheric treat.
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Release Details

  • Duration:115 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Gary Fleder
  • Screenwriter:David Klass
  • Cast:
    • Morgan Freeman
    • Ashley Judd
    • Cary Elwes
    • Tony Goldwyn
    • Jay O Sanders
    • Alex MacArthur
    • Bill Nunn
    • Brian Cox
    • Jeremy Piven
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