The Widowmaker (1990)

UK,
colour, 4:3
mono, English

A British borderline horror television film directed by John Madden.

Plot Summary

A woman must face the hostility of her local community when her husband is revealed as a brutal serial killer.

Credits

Crew
Director: John Madden
Central Films
Executive Producer: Ted Childs
Producer: Deirdre Keir
Script: Jeremy Brock
Assistant Director: George Gerwitz
2nd 2nd Assistant Director: David Daniels
Script Supervisor: Lesley Cross
Director of Photography: Michael Coulter
Key Grip: Peter Myslowski
Editor: David Rees
Music: Rachel Portman
Supervising Sound Editor: Glenn Freemantle
Costume Designer: Eileen Hubball
Chief Make Up: Lesley Weaver
Production Designer: Chris Edwards
Art Directors: Kate Barnett, Helen Rayner

Cast
Annabelle Apsion (Kathy)
David Morrissey (Rob)
Aaron Dawson (Tom)
Kenneth Welsh (Atkinson)
Alun Armstrong (Dad)
Jane Gurnett (Sharon)
Peter Guinness (Detective Sergeant Wills)
Gareth Marks (Barry)
Flaminia Cinque (Sally)
Brian Hickey (Malcolm)
Colin Jeavons (Mr Crathew)
Hugh Armstrong (Michael Finch)
Kate Byers (junior police officer)
Martin Sadler (senior police officer)
Gary Powell (journalist)
Eileen Nicholas (mum)
Bill Rourke (minicab driver)
Tessa Wojtczak (Sheila Barton)
Sydnee Blake (grieving mother)
Charlotte Barker (Vicky Pierce)
Colin Simmonds (DHSS officer)
James Ottaway (mourner)
Peter Llewellyn-Williams (Philip Newsome)
Richard Cubison (Dr Beloff)
Neale McGrath (builder 1)
Al Ashton (Mr Wilding)
Karl Jenkinson (builder 2)
David Credell (builder 3)
Kate Lanson (prostitute)
Helen Anderson (Tracy)
Caroline Holdaway (teacher)
Mike Lunney (housing officer)

Alternative Titles

Mein Mann ist ein Mörder – West Germany