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The Hawk (1993)

Housewife Annie Marsh suspects her husband might be The Hawk, a brutal serial killer. Complicating matters is the fact that she once was incarcerated in a psychiatric hospital. When she ... See full summary »

Director:

David Hayman

Writers:

Peter Ransley (novel), Peter Ransley (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daryl Webster Daryl Webster ... Woman Driver
Thomas Taplin Thomas Taplin ... Boy in Car
Joshua Taplin Joshua Taplin ... Boy in Car
David Harewood ... Sergeant Streete
Clive Russell ... Chief Inspector Daybury
Pooky Quesnel Pooky Quesnel ... WPC Clarke
Marie Hamer Marie Hamer ... Jackie Marsh
Helen Mirren ... Annie Marsh
Christopher Madin Christopher Madin ... Matthew Marsh
George Costigan ... Stephen Marsh
Rosemary Leach ... Mrs. Marsh
Owen Teale ... Ken Marsh
Melanie Hill ... Norma
Helen Ryan ... Mrs. Crowther
John Duttine ... John
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Storyline

Housewife Annie Marsh suspects her husband might be The Hawk, a brutal serial killer. Complicating matters is the fact that she once was incarcerated in a psychiatric hospital. When she discovers she does not have the happy marriage she always believed and begins to piece together the times and dates of her husband's frequent absences, her fears begin to take hold, and her sanity deteriorates. Written by Winona Kent

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Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and terror | See all certifications »
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 December 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Der Falke des Schreckens See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Loosely based on the true life Yorkshire Ripper case. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Boy in CarBoy in Car: Here We Go... Here We Go... Here We Go...
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Connections

Referenced in Rewind This! (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

LOVE IS FOR SALE
Composed by Paul A. Campbell
Copyright B.D.M. Music Ltd.
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I lived in the road where
11 February 2007 | by matthewbnashSee all my reviews

Not a bad film, but I just watched this and realised the house where Annie Marsh (Helen Mirren) lives is actually the road in Bristol I lived in for 12 years of my life - I was living in this road when The Hawk was being filmed and remember seeing Helen Mirren (although I didn't realise who she was at the time).

Just a useless bit of trivia :)

What do other people think about this film? Did anybody else live in Lilymead Avenue at the time? Does anybody else have a similar experiences? Do you think Helen Mirren should have won the best Actress BAFTA over Judy Dench?


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