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Release Date: July 12th, 1995

DVD Release Date: August 20th, 1997

R|2 hr 3 min

Plot Summary
Itinerant troublemaker Frank Chambers (Jack Nicholson) has a meal at a roadside restaurant and meets devastating femme fatale Cora Papadakis (Jessica Lange). As it turns out, Cora is married to the restaurant's owner, Nick (John Colicos). Happy to have a visitor, Papadakis offers Chambers a job. Chambers stays on and begins to help himself to whatever he likes -- including Cora. The two dive headlong into a torrid romance and begin to plot the perfect murder.

Cast: Jack Nicholson, Jessica Lange, John Colicos, Michael Lerner, Christopher Lloyd, John P. Ryan, Anjelica Huston, Jon Van Ness

Director: Bob Rafelson

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Lorimar Productions

Keywords: Rivalry, Marriage, Suspenseful, Wife, 1940s, Forbidden love, Temptation, Small town