Black Rainbow
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Black Rainbow
British director Mike Hodges brought an extra measure of integrity to this made-for-TV thriller. Rosanna Arquette stars as Martha Travis, a psychic who travels the rural American South with her alcoholic father, Walter (Jason Robards), plying her mystical trade for credulous yokels. In reality, Martha is a con woman whose only gift is the ability to defraud those who seek messages from dead loved ones. However, one night the bogus medium intercepts mental images of a murdered man whose wife is in the audience -- and indignantly proclaims that her husband is still very much alive. Within hours,… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A great picture? No, but an intriguing one."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"An effectively eerie supernatural thriller - even if it tries to exorcise a few too many ghosts for its own good."
‑ Anton Bitel, Movie Gazette
"The result is a stimulating film addressed to the intellect ..."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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