Nor for cheesy taglines.
"There is no known cure.....for MURDER."
"So frightening you'll never recover."Visiting Hours
is a 1982 slasheresque
horror film. It stars Lee Grant, Michael Ironside
, Linda Purl, Lenore Zann and William Shatner
Deborah Ballin (Grant) is a journalist who has set out to prove that a woman accused of killing her husband is actually a case of self-defense, citing her husband's domestic abuser
status. A television program about this case catches the eye of woman-hating psycho Colt Hawker (Ironside), who decides to make Deborah his next victim.
Colt attacks Deborah at her home, but she eludes him and survives. Wounded severely by Colt's assault, she is taken to a hospital to recover. But Colt is determined to finish the job and is planning to pay her a visit...
These tropes never recovered: