Release Date: August 14th, 1990
DVD Release Date: December 7th, 2004
R|2 hr 5 min
After serving prison time for a self-defense killing, Sailor Ripley (Nicolas Cage) reunites with girlfriend Lula Fortune (Laura Dern). Lula's mother, Marietta (Diane Ladd), desperate to keep them apart, hires a hit man to kill Sailor. But he finds a whole new set of troubles when he and Bobby Peru (Willem Dafoe), an old buddy who's also out to get Sailor, try to rob a store. When Sailor lands in jail yet again, the young lovers appear further than ever from the shared life they covet.
Director: David Lynch
Production Co: Propaganda Films, PolyGram Filmed Entertainment
Distributors: Samuel Goldwyn Company, Media Home Entertainment