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The Exorcist director William Friedkin made a return to the horror genre with this blend of straightforward suspense and Druid myth-inspired horror-fantasy. The idyllic lives of yuppie couple Phil and Kate (Dwier Brown and Carey Lowell) seem complete when they select the winsome young Camilla (Jenny Seagrove) as a live-in nanny for their newborn child, but the lovely young Camilla -- whose natural sexuality begins to work its spell on Phil -- is not what she appears to be. This becomes shockingly apparent to the audience early in the story when she is set upon by a trio of rape-minded thugs… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 14%

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"Admittedly, it doesn't seem like one that Friedkin put his heart and soul into, but it still has some of his touches, and it's too interesting to write off completely."
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, Combustible Celluloid
"Absolutely hysterical. Unfortunately, it's supposed to be scary"
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"A dumb horror film that's down there with Deal of the Century as one of Friedkin's worst efforts."
‑ Chuck O'Leary, Fantastica Daily
"Friedkin here seems strangely determined to squander his talent; lots of wasted opportunities."
‑ Gregory Weinkauf, ▄berCinÚ
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