Watched as part of the Every movie wide-released in the US during 1980 list.
2. U.S. Release: January 18, 1980
Gordon Willis was a respected cinematographer known primarily for his work on the classic Godfather films among many others. This was his only movie as director.
Emily Hollander (Talia Shire), a recently divorced woman living alone, is sexually assaulted in her apartment by a sadistic male stranger who records the incident on audio tape to take away.
As the cops investigate the incident and Emily continues to be harassed by random attacks and heavy-breather phone calls, it becomes increasingly evident (to the audience anyway) that her best friend Andrea (Elizabeth Ashley) might somehow be behind it all.
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