Desperate Hours Poster

Release Date: October 2nd, 1990

DVD Release Date: April 16th, 2002

R|1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary
With the help of his defense lawyer (Kelly Lynch), who is madly in love with him, psychotic killer Michael Bosworth (Mickey Rourke) escapes prison and goes on the run with his brother (Elias Koteas) and his partner in crime (David Morse). Killing time before his lawyer can meet up with them, the three invade the home of Tim (Anthony Hopkins) and Nora Cornell (Mimi Rogers), a bickering couple on the brink of divorce. Now the couple must fight to save their marriage, and their lives.

Cast: Mickey Rourke, Anthony Hopkins, Mimi Rogers, Lindsay Crouse, Kelly Lynch, Elias Koteas, David Morse, Shawnee Smith

Director: Michael Cimino

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Distributors: MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Distributing Corp.

Keywords: Intense, House, 1990s, Pursuit, Dark