Soon Amy, Soon
**SPOILERS** Tense and heart-stopping made for TV thriller that keepsyou guessing to what exactly is terrorizing young Amy Manning,KathleenBeller, who's being driven to the point of insanity and suicide by thisblack clad psycho that only Amy, and one one else, seems to notice.
Being stalked for what seems like weeks the local police have all butgiven up on Amys claims of being shadowed and in one case almostkidnapped. Amy's step-mother Adele, Mariette Hartley, feels aftertaking over Amy's problems with police Sergent Newman, Sandy McPeak,that the best thing for her step-daughters peace of mind and sanity isfor her to see her personal psychologist a Doctor Cliff Letterman, KeirDullea. Letterman at once gets to the root of Amy's psychosis byfinding out that her father drowned when he was out at the Manningcabin in the woods. This convinces not only Letterman but Amy that herguilt of not being around to save her dad is the reason that shesubconsciously conjured up this man in black bogeyman.
"No Place to Hide" has a number of twists and turns that involve Amy'sinheritance once she turns 21 that would be in the millions of dollars.There are a number of people who want Amy not to live long enough tocollect but what makes it so hard to figure out which one they are isthat those who will benefit from Amy's demise consists of almost theentire cast of the movie.
The psycho stalker angle of the movie is dispelled almost as soon haswere introduced to him as he never seems to be able ever get his handson Amy no matter how hard he tries even when he's as little as inchesaway from her. It becomes very obviously that he's trying to drive herinsane and into a mental institution not murder her. We later realizethat Amy's fathers accident was anything but that and whoever wasresponsible for Mr. Mannings death is also responsible for what's beenhappening to Amy all throughout the movie. The string that ties allthat together is the money that Mr. Manning left to his daughter Amy.
Shocking back from the dead ending that hits you like a lightning boltout of a clear blue and sunny sky will leave you and those who try todo in Amy in state of total paralysis. Amy's would be killers find outthe hard way that not only does crime not pay, at least in the movies,but like playing with matches it can end up giving you a very nastyburn.