The Dentist is an 1996 American horror film directed by Brian Yuzna and written by Dennis Paoli, Stuart Gordon, and Charles Finch. It stars Corbin Bernsen, Linda Hoffman and Ken Foree. Dr. Alan Feinstone (Corbin Bernsen) has everything he wants in his life: a beautiful wife, a nice house, a job as a dentist, and a popular reputation. However, everything changes on the day of his wedding anniversary, he spies on his wife Brooke, and spots her cheating on him and having sex with their filthy poolman, Matt. Alan waits for them to finish, and retrieves his handgun (a .380 Walther PPK) and then follows Matt in his car, tailing him. He is led to Paula Roberts's house, a friend of Brooke's. Hiding the gun behind his back, he quickly makes up a story about inviting Paula to a surprise party for Brooke.