Fatal Bond
Film poster
Directed byVince Monton
Written byPhillip Avalon
Produced byPhillip Avalon
StarringLinda Blair
Jerome Ehlers
Stephen Leeder
Donal Gibson
CinematographyRay Henman
Edited byTed Otton
Music byArt Phillips
Avalon Films
Australian Film Finance Corporation Pty Ltd
Distributed byHoyts
Release date
  • March 5, 1992 (1992-03-05)
Running time
89 minutes
BudgetA$3 million[1] or $1.2 million[2]
Box officeA$13,871 (Australia)

Fatal Bond is a 1992 Australia erotic thriller film, directed by Vince Monton, starring Linda Blair and Jerome Ehlers. It was filmed in the Northern Beaches area of Sydney, New South Wales, including Narrabeen Caravan Park.


Leonie Stevens is a hairdresser who dates the charming Joe Martinez who may or may not be a serial killer.



Avalon was going to cast Russell Crowe as a villain but Universal then contacted them and said they were interested in buying the film if Donal Gibson, Mel's brother, was cast. Donal Gibson got the role.[3]

Box office

Fatal Bond grossed $13,871 at the box office in Australia.[4]

See also


  1. ^ "Production Survey", Cinema Papers, August 1990 p 68
  2. ^ Avalon, Phil (2015). From Steel City to Hollywood. New Holland. pp. 219–221.
  3. ^ Avalon, Phil (2015). From Steel City to Hollywood. New Holland. p. 221.
  4. ^ "Film Victoria - Australian Films at the Australian Box Office" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 23 July 2011. Retrieved 10 November 2010.