Kiss the Girls

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Kiss the Girls ★★ 1997 (R)

After his niece is abducted, forensic psychologist Alex Cross (Freeman) joins the hunt for a lunatic who's kidnapping and collecting successful young women. After doctor Kate McTiernan (Judd), who also happens to be a kickboxer, escapes the sicko's love dungeon, she helps Cross track him down. Borrowing heavily from “Silence of the Lambs” and “Seven,” this psycho-killer thriller falls far short of both. Adapted from the novel by James Patterson. 117m/ C VHS, DVD . Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Cary Elwes, Tony Goldwyn, Jay O. Sanders, Bill Nunn, Brian Cox, Alex McArthur, Richard T. Jones, Jeremy Piven, William Converse-Roberts, Gina Ravera, Roma Maffia; D: Gary Fleder; W: David Klass; C: Aaron Schneider; M: Mark Isham.