Alex Sternberg wakes up with a hangover and no memory of how she ended up in bed with a dead man. She flees, convinced that she has had another blackout and stabbed someone. Her only support, Turner, an ex cop and recovering alcoholic who is unsympathetic to her plight. She could believe that it is as simple as a violent act committed while drunk, except that the body keeps re-appearing. Written by
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Did You Know?
This 1986 picture was the second consecutive suspense-thriller movie in back-to-back years for actor Jeff Bridges
who had the previous year in 1985 starred in the suspenser-movie Jagged Edge
(1985) with Glenn Close
. Both motion pictures feature a knife or dagger as the murder weapon and in both films there was doubt whether the central female character should trust Bridges' character. See more
After Turner and Viveca/Alex sleep together at his home, the newspaper she's reading jumps from her hands to the tabletop several times between shots. See more
I gotta call Jackie, maybe he call help. He's smart, he knows the people that are in charge.
In charge of what?
Everything. The world.
He's a hair dresser.
That's what he does, that's not what he is.
Referenced in The Nanny: The Morning After
Solo saxophone performed by George Howard See more