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Temptress

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Temptress

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Kim Delaney, Chris Sarandon, Corbin Bernsen
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a C-

Karin (Kim Delaney) on her return from India: ”I tapped into something so profound — goddess energy!” Yes, well, not profound enough. The hokum flies in Temptress, this addled made-for-video ”thriller,” with its fake-looking mysticism and even faker sex, leeringly silly walk-on by Corbin Bernsen, and Kali-versus-Siva showdown. Renters who check out tapes on the basis of their sleeves, beware: This one has ”sexy” and ”modest” cover versions, though in both cases the tape is the same: ”lousy.” C-

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