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Sea of Love (1989)

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A detective investigating a series of murders becomes involved with a woman who may be the culprit.

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Frank Keller is a New York detective investigating a case of a serial killer who finds the victims through the lonely hearts column in newspapers. Keller falls in love with Helen, the main suspect in the case. Written by Sami Al-Taher <staher2000@yahoo.com>

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detective | suspect | love | killer | single | See more »

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Deception is dangerous. Desire is deadly. See more »


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15 September 1989 (USA)  »

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$58,571,513 (USA)
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Scenes with Lorraine Bracco as Pacino's ex-wife were filmed but cut from the final product. They've been restored for TV screenings of Sea of Love (1989). See more »

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When Terry slams Frank against the mirror in Frank's apartment, we hear the sound of breaking glass, yet later in the scene the mirror appears intact. See more »

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Det. Frank Keller: It's called making people feel good about themselves so that they'll cooperate with you and help you to do your job. You should try it some time.
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Another One Bites the Dust
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A fine thriller, and a great movie with great acting.
5 August 2005 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

This is one great movie, not only a thriller which it is also. Sometimes a movie will come out so that watching it will be like reading a good book. This is one of few. Excellent script, great acting and directing and photo – and the additional point in introducing Barkin's character far into the film makes for a much more convincing narrative. Both Pacina and Barkin have always been great actors, and here they are at their best, perhaps because of a certain tension between them – one cannot decide if they are friends personally or hate each other, or perhaps they create the ambivalence just because they are superb actors. Anyway, I don't know if this one got any major awards, but it sure should have. Besides Barkin is one hell of a woman, and I supposed that Pacino is one hell of a man.


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