Deadly Illusion

  • 1987
  • Movie
  • R
  • Crime

Prolific independent filmmaker Larry Cohen (IT'S ALIVE, Q, THE STUFF) snuck yet another film into distribution, although this film played only briefly in New York before heading for the video shelves. Cohen continued his reexamination of crime film genres begun with BLACK CAESAR (1973) adding a touch of grim humor. Billy Dee Williams stars as a charming...read more

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Deadly Illusion - Official Trailer
01:28 — A private eye is framed for the murder of a businessman's wife. A less than inspiring cast, in a trashy re-hash of detective movie cliches.

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  • Released: 1987
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Prolific independent filmmaker Larry Cohen (IT'S ALIVE, Q, THE STUFF) snuck yet another film into distribution, although this film played only briefly in New York before heading for the video shelves. Cohen continued his reexamination of crime film genres… (more)

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