Spellbinder

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"A chance encounter. A dream come true. A man would do anything for a girl like Miranda"
  • R
  • 1988
  • 1 hr 39 min
  • 5.8  (2,408)

In Los Angeles, dating is difficult, so when lawyer Jeff meets Miranda, he’s pleasantly surprised. After a long day at the office and grueling workout playing basketball, Jeff sees Miranda being attacked by her boyfriend in a parking lot. Jeff plays the knight in shining armor and comes to Miranda’s rescue. Jeff invites Miranda to spend the evening at his home after learning she lives with her abusive boyfriend, Aldys. The mystery of the beautiful Miranda, played by Kelly Preston, deepens as the two get to know each other better. Their relationship seems like a match made in heaven, being that they share common interests. However, Miranda’s story gets more curious when she shows Jeff her hidden talents, which include healing and being able to read palms. With Jeff’s urging, Miranda moves in, and their romance blossoms. All seems satisfactory until the couple hosts a dinner party to introduce Miranda to Jeff’s friends. Grace is unimpressed by Miranda’s beauty and charms. When Jeff senses Grace’s disapproval, he confronts her as to why she is so displeased with his new sweetheart. Grace points out some strange things she noticed during the party about Miranda, but Jeff just blows it off. Soon after, a Mrs. White visits Jeff’s office to warn him away from Miranda. Strangers begin to terrorize Jeff and stalk him, which causes Miranda to run off. Jeff takes his concerns to the police about his missing girlfriend. While looking at a photo of the absent woman, an astute police officer notices the symbolic necklace that adorns Miranda’s neck. The jewelry symbolizes a satanic cult that has been committing heinous crimes in the area. Is it possible that Miranda is part of the cult? Jeff continues to investigate the cult and track down Miranda, all while being shadowed by members of the alleged cult. Miranda finally contacts Jeff, and he forces an explanation about her ties to the furtive satanic cult. As the coven pursues the lovers, it’s a fight for life and death against dark magic in this twisted thriller.

Spellbinder
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In Los Angeles, dating is difficult, so when lawyer Jeff meets Miranda, he’s pleasantly surprised. After a long day at the office and grueling workout playing basketball, Jeff sees Miranda being attacked by her boyfriend in a parking lot. Jeff plays the knight in shining armor and comes to Miranda’s rescue. Jeff invites Miranda to spend the evening at his home after learning she lives with her abusive boyfriend, Aldys. The mystery of the beautiful Miranda, played by Kelly Preston, deepens as the two get to know each other better. Their relationship seems like a match made in heaven, being that they share common interests. However, Miranda’s story gets more curious when she shows Jeff her hidden talents, which include healing and being able to read palms.

With Jeff’s urging, Miranda moves in, and their romance blossoms. All seems satisfactory until the couple hosts a dinner party to introduce Miranda to Jeff’s friends. Grace is unimpressed by Miranda’s beauty and charms. When Jeff senses Grace’s disapproval, he confronts her as to why she is so displeased with his new sweetheart.

Grace points out some strange things she noticed during the party about Miranda, but Jeff just blows it off. Soon after, a Mrs. White visits Jeff’s office to warn him away from Miranda. Strangers begin to terrorize Jeff and stalk him, which causes Miranda to run off.

Jeff takes his concerns to the police about his missing girlfriend. While looking at a photo of the absent woman, an astute police officer notices the symbolic necklace that adorns Miranda’s neck. The jewelry symbolizes a satanic cult that has been committing heinous crimes in the area. Is it possible that Miranda is part of the cult?

Jeff continues to investigate the cult and track down Miranda, all while being shadowed by members of the alleged cult. Miranda finally contacts Jeff, and he forces an explanation about her ties to the furtive satanic cult. As the coven pursues the lovers, it’s a fight for life and death against dark magic in this twisted thriller.

Spellbinder is a 1988 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 39 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8.

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  • Release Date
    1988
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 39 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.8  (2,408)