Jon Amiel (1995)

18 Certificate


Our Score
In this inventive, stylish and gripping thriller, tough detective Holly Hunter teams up with agoraphobic criminal psychologist Sigourney Weaver to hunt down a serial killer who duplicates the crimes of his most notorious predecessors. Thanks to the unbearable suspense created by Jon Amiel's imaginative direction - the bathroom-set climax is a crackerjack shocker - the super-smart script and the confident performances of the two stellar leads, this mimic murder mystery gives the same year's Se7en a run for its money.


A gifted psychologist who is an authority on serial killers is left traumatised by an attempt on her life and becomes agoraphobic. Unable to leave her apartment, she nevertheless aids the police in the pursuit of a publicity-seeking mass murderer re-enacting famous killings. Thriller, with Sigourney Weaver, Holly Hunter, Harry Connick Jr, Dermot Mulroney, William McNamara and Will Patton.

Cast & Crew

Helen Hudson Sigourney Weaver
MJ Monahan Holly Hunter
Ruben Goetz Dermot Mulroney
Peter Foley William McNamara
Daryll Lee Cullum Harry Connick Jr
Lt Quinn J E Freeman
Nicoletti Will Patton
Andy John Rothman
Susan Schiffer Shannon O'Hurley
Director Jon Amiel
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Other Information

Language: EnglishColourTheatrical distributor: Warner BrothersGuidance: Violence, swearing and brief nudity. Available on: video and DVD