The Lake (film)

The Lake (film)

Infobox Film
name = The Lake

image_size = 215 px
caption = Yasmine Bleeth shown on the DVD cover of "The Lake"
director = David Jackson
producer = Andrew Gottlieb
writer = J.D. Fiegelson (book)
Alan Brennert
narrator =
starring = Yasmine Bleeth
Linden Ashby
Haley Joel Osment
Susanna Thompson
Stanley Anderson
music = Don Davis
cinematography = Denis Maloney
editing = Craig Ridenour
distributor = NBC
Dennis Hammer Productions
released = February 1, 1998
runtime =
country = USA
language = English
budget =
gross =
preceded_by =
followed_by =
website =
imdb_id = 0137902

"The Lake" was a 1998 made-for-TV movie which was a science fiction thriller that starred Yasmine Bleeth.


The film's cover states: "In one small town still waters don't run deep, they run deadly. Beneath the surface lies the terror."

This is a suspenseful, sci-fi movie in which Jackie Ivers (Yasmine Bleeth) is a Los Angeles nurse who returns home to find that her friends and family have taken on bizarrely different personalities. Jackie states that everyone who goes into the lake, comes out different. As the movie progresses, Jackie first-handedly witnesses what is happening to everyone around her as she is kidnapped by aliens from a parallel universe. The aliens take the bound and gagged victims to the middle of a lake and throw them overboard. Once their victim is killed, the aliens transform their appearance into that of their victim and take on their victim's life. Fortunately for Jackie, she escapes from the aliens with the aid of a fishing lure, to which she uses to cut her bonds. The movie is a variation of the "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" and "The Stepford Wives" films.


*Yasmine Bleeth as Jackie Ivers
*Linden Ashby as Dr. Jeff Chapman
*Haley Joel Osment as Dylan Hydecker
*Susanna Thompson as Denise Hydecker
*Stanley Anderson as Steve Ivers
*Caroline Lagerfelt as Mayor Louise Terry
*Monique Edwards as Young Nurse

External links

*imdb title|id=0137902

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