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Horror Thriller 
Rated: 18+ (R)19841h 41mOn: Rent or Buy Only Country: America

Reality and illusion collide in this thriller about a megalomaniacal movie director who murders a young would-be actress, then sets about making a feature about the deed, casting the dead woman's clueless husband as the patsy, and finding a dead ringer to play the part of the dead actress.Special Effects featuring Zoë Lund and Eric Bogosian is available for rent or purchase on VUDU. It's a drama and horror movie with a less than average IMDb audience rating of 5.3 (888 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (Vudu).

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#32,327 Ranked Movie

#3721 Ranked in Horror Movies

#4174 Ranked in Documentary Movies

#7734 Ranked in Mystery Movies

Special Effects has a less than average IMDb audience rating of 5.3 (888 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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