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Director:
Writer (WGA):
Lloyd Fonvielle (written by)
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Release Date:
21 August 1988 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Some Passions Can Be Deadly
Plot:
Eddie is a private detective. When a client asks him to help persuade his ex-wife to leave him alone... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Virginia Madsen See more (16 total) »

Cast

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Tommy Lee Jones ... Eddie Mallard

Virginia Madsen ... Rachel Carlyle
Colin Bruce ... Charlie Rand

Denise Stephenson ... Debbie
Kevin Jarre ... Tim

Frederic Forrest ... Father George

J.B. White ... Jimbo
Michael Chapman ... Landlord
Alec Willows ... Bartender
Jack Creley ... Grandfather
Peter Jobin ... Doorman
Michael Villella ... Cop (as Michael Villela)
David Cryer ... Waiter
Molly Johnson ... Female Singer
Hugh McCarten ... Piano Player
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Directed by
Lloyd Fonvielle 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Lloyd Fonvielle (written by)

Produced by
Keith Addis .... executive producer
Gerald I. Isenberg .... executive producer
Eli Johnson .... co-producer
David J. Latt .... producer
 
Original Music by
George S. Clinton 
 
Cinematography by
Michael Chapman 
 
Film Editing by
Evan A. Lottman 
 
Casting by
Pam Dixon 
 
Production Design by
Carol Spier 
 
Costume Design by
Linda Matheson 
 
Production Management
Deb LeFaive .... production supervisor
David A. Shepherd .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Reid A. Dunlop .... second assistant director
David Hoffert .... third assistant director
Margaux Mackay .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Owen Langevin .... sound mixer
 
Stunts
Harry Madsen .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Stewart Aziz .... second assistant camera
Raymond Fortune .... gaffer
Barry Goodwin .... best boy
Brian Harper .... first assistant camera
Gordon Langevin .... camera operator
Ron Renzetti .... dolly grip
John Williamson .... still photographer
 
Editorial Department
Marypat Plottner .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Virginia S. Ellsworth .... music editor
 
Other crew
Jaap Broeker .... stand-in: Tommy Lee Jones
Christopher Comrie .... assistant accountant
Susan Kavesh .... production coordinator
William James Kennedy .... stand-in
Eric T. Snyder .... assistant locations (as Eric Snyder)
Michael Tough .... location manager
Mimi Wolch .... script supervisor
 
Thanks
Dabney Coleman .... special thanks
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"The Dead Can't Lie" - , USA (working title)
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Runtime:
98 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Tommy Lee Jones would later appear in the 1995 movie "Batman Forever", which is set in the fictional Gotham City.See more »
Quotes:
Rachel Carlyle:There's nothing fair about me, Eddie. I start the game owning Boardwalk and Park Place... and everybody pays. Thanks for the drink, Eddie. It was fun.See more »
Soundtrack:
Every Step of the WaySee more »

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1 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Virginia Madsen, 25 February 2005
Author: cbeavin20 from United States

Virginia Madsen is up for an Oscar.

I remembered her role in the Movie Gotham with Tommy Lee Jones. For those who would like to enter a different reality enjoy! I see that it was a TV movie I recommend this movie for all mature audiences.

Tommy Lee Jones was fantastic and you see another side of his acting style. Virginia Madsen carried the movie and does not disappoint!

The setting takes place in New York in the night with lighting and sets that are spare and allow the actors to fill the night with their mysterious liaison.

If I cannot make the 10 line minimum it would be a shame i don not want to "give" the movie away. The mystery is the movie.

I hope someone will see the movie and be able to fill in the needed ten lines to entice others to watch!

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