Sea of Love Poster

Release Date: September 15th, 1989

DVD Release Date: May 26th, 1998

R|1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary
Troubled New York City detective Frank Keller (Al Pacino) investigates a serial killer who finds victims using personal ads in a magazine and leaves the song "Sea of Love" playing at his crime scenes. With the help of his partner, Sherman Touhey (John Goodman), Frank concocts a plan to find the killer using his own personal ads. But when Frank falls for one of his chief suspects, Helen Cruger (Ellen Barkin), he struggles to reconcile his personal life and his professional duty.

Cast: Al Pacino, Ellen Barkin, John Goodman, Michael Rooker, William Hickey, Richard Jenkins, Christine Estabrook, Barbara Baxley

Director: Harold Becker

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Keywords: New York City, Tense, Suspenseful, Murder, Pursuit, Love, 1980s, Mystery, Police station, Father


Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama