Johnny on his release from his jail joins the restaurant where Frankie works. Johnny discovered his talent for cooking when in jail. Love at first sight bites Johnny on seeing Frankie. He makes direct attempts to get her heart. But deep a wound in Frankie's heart would not let her give her heart to Johnny. Johnny's divorced wife and kids have moved to a new world of a different person. Frankie opens up her tragic story and Johnny promises to be with her in difficult times. Written by
Thejus Joseph Jose
You never choose love. Love chooses you.
Did You Know?
The film was made and released about four years after its source stage play "Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune" by Terrence McNally
had been first performed off-Broadway in 1987. See more
When Johnny surprises Frankie during league night at the bowling alley, he brings a handball to attempt a two-pin split pickup (long shot). When the ball bounces softly off the ten pin (close-up shot), there are three pins set up. See more
Want some bran? You might as well eat rope and yank it through.
Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #26.115
Written by Donald Michael Casen and Joseph M. Forrello
Courtesy of PPP Entertainment Group/Compose Music, Inc.
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