Betty has a crush on her tennis coach Mike. He keeps on promising to call, but never does - she doesn't know that he's a little dealer. After a failed deal in someone else's district he has to disappear for three months. He contacts Betty again, but she waits in vain - he's killed before they meet. Now she tries to find out what happened, asks around among his friends. This leads her right into the drug scenery. Written by
Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
The mystery that led her into a world of incredible danger.
Did You Know?
This was the first project Debra Winger did after An Officer and a Gentleman
(1982). After a poor reception from preview audiences, the ad campaign was changed, the soundtrack music was replaced and the film was re-edited. It was eventually released in 1984 after Winger had a hit with Terms of Endearment
(1983). See more
Mike's cigarette changing of position in between shots during the car scene. First the cigarette is unlit in his mouth but during close-ups on his face the cigarette disappears, and when the camera changes to another position he's holding a half lit cigarette. See more
[Betty is on the phone with Mike
So you don't feel like coming up and swimming with me?
How about tomorrow night?
You know I can't plan that far in advance.
Featured in Los Angeles Plays Itself
Written by Pete Ham
(uncredited) and Tom Evans
Performed by Chaz Jankel
Courtesy of A&M Records, Inc. See more