Stephanie's mother, Susan, has re-married, this time to a real estate agent named Jerry. Stephanie has a hard time warming up to him, though she tries to accept him as part of the family. But Stephanie begins to notice Jerry exhibit strange behavior, including angry, rambling outbursts. She also sees an article about the murder of a family in a nearby town. Stephanie begins to believe that Jerry may actually be the killer. But will anyone believe her before he strikes again?
The Stepfather is a 1987 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 29 minutes.
It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7 and a MetaScore of 72.
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