The aptly named BODY OF INFLUENCE is yet another Gregory Hippolyte hothouse excursion into softcore porn.
Dr. Jonathan Brooks (Nick Cassavetes) is a cultivated, no-nonsense Beverly HIlls shrink at the height of his profession; his patients are all rich and beautiful "frustrated wives of high-powered men." His personal life, which includes a lavish home and car and a successful lawyer Jennifer (Diana
Barton) as fiancee is equally enviable. A serial killer, whose toll stands at five, is loose in LA, and Brooks is helping his friend Harry Reams (Richard Roundtree), compiling a psychological profile of the murderer.
One day into Brooks's office walks Laura (...