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The Fan (1981)

R
95 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

Douglas, a record salesman, is an obsessive fan of actress Sally Ross. When his letters are rejected, he strikes out at her and her loved ones.
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Ed Bianchi (as Edward Bianchi)
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Updated May 15, 1981

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May 15, 1981 (United States)

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57 cast members
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Lauren Bacall
Sally Ross Sally Ross   See fewer
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James Garner
Jake Berman Jake Berman   See fewer
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Maureen Stapleton
Belle Goldman Belle Goldman   See fewer
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Hector Elizondo
Police Inspector Raphael Andrews Police Inspector Raphael Andrews   See fewer
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Michael Biehn
Douglas Breen Douglas Breen   See fewer
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Anna Maria Horsford
Emily Stolz Emily Stolz   See fewer
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Kurt Johnson
David Branum David Branum   See fewer
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Reed Jones
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Kaiulani Lee
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Charles Blackwell
John Vetta John Vetta   See fewer
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Dwight Schultz
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Dana Delany
Saleswoman in Record Store Saleswoman in Record Store   See fewer
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Terence Marinan
Young Man in Bar Young Man in Bar   See fewer
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Ed Crowley
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Gail Benedict
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D. David Lewis
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Griffin Dunne
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Jean De Baer
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Liz Smith
Herself Herself   See fewer
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Haru Aki
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Robin Albert
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Rene Ceballos
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Clif De Raita
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Edyie Fleming
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Justin Ross
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Jim Wolfe
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Thomas Saccio
Prop Man Prop Man   See fewer
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Victoria Vanderkloot
Pen Thief Pen Thief   See fewer
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James Ogden
Drummer Drummer   See fewer
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Donna Mitchell
Party Hostess Party Hostess   See fewer
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Hector Osorio
Donut Vendor Donut Vendor   See fewer
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Lionel Pina
Record Shop Customer Record Shop Customer   See fewer
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Miriam Phillips
Woman on Steps Woman on Steps   See fewer
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Jack R. Marks
Doorman Doorman   See fewer
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George Peters
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James Bryson
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J. Nesbit Clark
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Tim Elliott
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Paul Hummel
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Jacob Laufer
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Kenneth Boys
Autograph seeker (uncredited) Autograph seeker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Elizabeth Young
Fan (uncredited) Fan (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.8 / 10 | 1,577 votes