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Body of Evidence (1993)

A woman is accused of killing a man to inherit his millions by having sex with him.

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Michael Dulaney
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Storyline

A millionaire is found dead of heart failure handcuffed to the bed with a home video tape of him and his lover. When cocaine is found in his system, and his will leaves $8 million to his lover, they arrest her on suspicion of murder. Her lawyer succumbs to her charms, and he begins a torrid and kinky affair with her. As new evidence turns up during trial, he begins to wonder if he's defending a murderer. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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An act of love, or an act of murder? See more »

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Rated R for violence, language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »

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15 January 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Deadly Evidence  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

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$13,275,426 (USA)
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Trivia

In the original script, Rebecca was not supposed to pour the hot candle wax the third time. In the script, she merely used this as a way of taunting Frank, before blowing out the candle, and performing a sex act on him. However, despite the act being simulated (obviously, because this is a movie), Madonna refused, because she believed it was not in keeping with her character. The script was therefore changed so that Rebecca does indeed pour the hot wax for a third time. See more »

Goofs

When Rebecca breaks a light bulb in the parking garage with her shoe, the glass that falls on the car below is heavier and thicker than any glass from a light bulb. See more »

Quotes

Rebecca Carlson: Don't look so hurt, Alan. I fucked you, I fucked Andrew, I fucked Frank. That's what I do; I fuck. And it made me 8 million dollars!
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Soundtracks

The Passion Theme
Written by Graeme Revell, Jeff Silbar, and Warren Hill.
Performed by Warren Hill
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A poor softcore sex movie
29 April 2002 | by (Bedfordshire,England) – See all my reviews

Body of Evidence has all the hallmarks of a poor soft core porn movie . A naff script , lousy acting and that misty/cloudy look that you see so many times in low budget B movies. This film contains some of the worst over acting seen ever in a court scene acompanied by scenes you would never see in a court room. The question that i have to ask is why do good actors like Jullianne Moore and Willem Defoe take on movies like this? perhaps it is hard to tell how bad a movie is going to be when you agree to make one but surely they must a read this silly script or perhaps Defoe agreed to make this because of the activities he gets up to with Madonna and lets face it who can blame him, she was in her prime in 1993 and she did look good, shame her acting was not good as her sexual activities . 3 out of 10.


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