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Alma, a lonely woman, falls for the conman who steals her money after seducing her. Frank doesn't want Alma around him, but he cannot do anything about the situation in case she goes to the... See full summary »

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Frank
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Alma
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Erin Randall
Herta Ware ...
Gran
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Maria Wilson
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Jane Ericson
Miriam Flynn ...
Helen
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Louise
Sandy Baron ...
Apartment Manager
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Martha
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Robby Ross
Simone Study ...
Social Security Client
Jack Jozefson ...
Detective
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Speaker at Meeting
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Alma, a lonely woman, falls for the conman who steals her money after seducing her. Frank doesn't want Alma around him, but he cannot do anything about the situation in case she goes to the police. Hot on the trail of the two is a female private detective, working for another of Frank's victims. Written by Rob Hartill

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Rated R for sensuality, language and violence | See all certifications »
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16 October 1993 (South Korea)  »

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Annunci di morte  »

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Alma: Did you just say you are a recent widow?
Martha: Yes.
Alma: It's only been a year for me too.
Martha: You lost your husband?
Alma: It was a freak accident,it was, unbelievable actually.
Martha: We don't have to talk about it.
Alma: He was away on business in Japan and ah, the hotel he was in caught fire. He was trapped in his room and he had to jump 5 stories. Miraculously he survived the fall, it was another man jumping from the 10th floor that landed on top of him.
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Desperate lonely women ......
14 September 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Lonely Hearts" is predictable, repetitive, and depressing. It plays like a primer for low self esteem. Beverly D'Angelo not only has an overeating disorder, but is so desperate and unhappy that she latches onto gigolo con man Eric Roberts, and the two proceed to bilk more lonely widows. Police involvement is excluded at the expense of believability as Roberts murders two of his female marks with zero investigations. I really lost interest in this one early on, and except for totally acceptable acting by Eric Roberts and Beverly D'Angelo, would have lived with the fast forward button. It's low budget and it really shows with the simplified script. - MERK


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