The Bedroom Window (1987) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Bedroom Window1987

The Bedroom Window (1987)



Critic Consensus: A likable cast and mostly solid story help The Bedroom Window transcend hollow Hitchcock pastiche.

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When his lover witnesses a crime from his bedroom window, a man agrees to go to the police on her behalf in order to keep their affair secret. But the man soon discovers there is much more to the story than there seems in this Hitchcock-inspired thriller.

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Steve Guttenberg
as Terry Lambert
Wallace Shawn
as Attorney
Frederick Coffin
as Detective Jessup
Carl Lumbly
as Detective Quirk
Brad Greenquist
as Henderson
Francis V. Guinan Jr.
as Bartender At Edgar's
Robert Schenkkan
as State's Attorney Peters
Maury Chaykin
as Pool Player
Sara Carlson
as Dancing Girl
Mark Margolis
as Man in Phone Booth
Kate McGregor-Stewart
as Blowsy Neighbor
Francis Guinan
as Bartender at Edgar's
Kevin O'Rourke
as Policeman
Richard McGough
as Policeman
Sid Conrad
as First Victim
Wendy Womble
as Receptionist
Libra Marrian
as Secretary
Sydney Conrad
as First Victim
Carl Whitney
as Man in Theater
Jodi Long
as Cocktail Waitress
Richard K. Olsen
as Late Night Shopper
Leon Rippy
as Seedy Bartender
John Patrick Maloney
as Pool Player's Friend
Kerry Lang
as Waitress at Edgar's
J. Michael Hunter
as Pool Player
Joyce Flick Wendl
as Henderson's Mother
Joyce Greer
as Police Receptionist
Michael Burgess
as Assistant State's Attorney
J. Richard Leonard
as Court Clerk
Craig Jahelka
as TV Newsman
Tobi Marsh
as TV Newswoman
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Critic Reviews for The Bedroom Window

All Critics (30) | Top Critics (8)

"The Bedroom Window" requires a pretty hefty suspension of disbelief, but then delivers enough of the goods to make it a moderately entertaining thriller that is very consciously in the Hitchcock mode.

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This film is like reading a good scary mystery story on a rainy night in bed.

April 14, 2021 | Rating: 7/10 | Full Review…

A movie that makes even a mediocre thriller like The Morning After look, well, thrilling.

April 14, 2021 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

[A] moderately entertaining thriller...

April 14, 2021 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…

"The Bedroom Window" engrosses you in theory more than practice.

April 14, 2021 | Full Review…

This is one case in which the leading ladies definitely spice things up.

April 14, 2021 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Bedroom Window

It's like a part of Alfred Hitchcock's "Rear Window".

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