A chance encounter with a blonde in a sports car causes a man to give chase in his souped up mustang and culminates in a car crash and a sexual encounter. The blonde asks that he sign that ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Double Cross (TV Movie 2006)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Two women jokingly agree to kill each others' husbands. Then one really does and blackmails the other into killing her own.

Director: George Erschbamer
Stars: Yancy Butler, Bruce Boxleitner, Laura Soltis
Love Is a Gun (1994)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A photographer who's afraid he's slowly losing his grip on reality is seduced by a disturbed married model. She claims it's their destiny to be together. Her husband disagrees. The photographer starts having a strange feeling of deja vu.

Director: David Hartwell
Stars: Eric Roberts, Kelly Preston, Eliza Roberts
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

The desert can be a lonely place for the people who live there or for those who are traveling through. It is also the teller of different stories including the story of a traveling salesman... See full summary »

Director: Michael Covert
Stars: Scott Plank, Melora Walters, John Savage
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Madsen plays an assassin who's hired to kill the woman he loves.

Director: David Wyles
Stars: Michael Madsen, Jennifer Tilly, Gary Busey
Love at Stake (1987)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

In this spoof inspired by the Salem witch trials the town's mayor and the judge agree to sentence several innocent townspeople to death for witchcraft in order to confiscate their land for themselves. However, sexy real witches show up.

Director: John Moffitt
Stars: Patrick Cassidy, Kelly Preston, Georgia Brown
Hide and Seek (Video 2000)
Thriller | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A desperate, childless couple kidnap a pregnant woman and lead her husband to believe that she is dead.

Director: Sidney J. Furie
Stars: Daryl Hannah, Jennifer Tilly, Bruce Greenwood
Bird of Prey (1995)
Crime | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

As a boy, Dominik watched an American crime boss murder his father, a police officer fighting corruption in Sofia, Bulgaria. Years later, he attempts to avenge his father's death but is ... See full summary »

Director: Temístocles López
Stars: Lenny von Dohlen, Boyan Milushev, Jennifer Tilly
Goosed (1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Jennifer Tilly plays a woman who's told by her psychic that the man of her dreams is a doctor named Steve. Guess who the doctor is?

Director: Aleta Chappelle
Stars: Jennifer Tilly, Danielle Harris, Joan Rivers
Scorchers (1991)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Bayou La Teche, Louisiana sizzles as the Cajun town celebrates the wedding of Splendid and Dolan. The trouble comes on the wedding night when Splendid is determined to maintain her ... See full summary »

Director: David Beaird
Stars: Faye Dunaway, Denholm Elliott, James Earl Jones
Mrs. Munck (1995)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A wronged woman takes revenge on her wheelchair bound father-in-law.

Director: Diane Ladd
Stars: Diane Ladd, Bruce Dern, Kelly Preston
Inside Out (1986)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

An agoraphobic must give up his sheltered life and venture outside after a series of personal and financial problems.

Director: Robert Taicher
Stars: Elliott Gould, Howard Hesseman, Jennifer Tilly
Double Cross (1992)
Drama | Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Kinji Fukasaku
Stars: Ken'ichi Hagiwara, Kazuya Kimura, Keiko Oginome
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Jack Conealy
...
Melissa
...
Vera Blanchard
...
Bernard March
...
Brian Cody
...
Mike / Cop
...
First Detective
...
Gordon Nimitz (as Philip Hayes)
Deryl Hayes ...
Second Detective
...
MacDonald
Sharlene Martin ...
Sharyn
Gillian Barber ...
Coroner
Michael Gabriel ...
Waiter
James Bell ...
Chubby
...
Young Vera
Edit

Storyline

A chance encounter with a blonde in a sports car causes a man to give chase in his souped up mustang and culminates in a car crash and a sexual encounter. The blonde asks that he sign that the accident was really her husband's fault, who was not even present, for insurance issues. The sex-befuddled dummy agrees and finds himself the alibi for a murder and with his own past criminal record, he fears jail for lying under oath. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

A body made for pleasure. A mind set on murder.


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 June 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Double Cross - Eine heiße Intrige  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

References The Silence of the Lambs (1991) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Patrick Bergin meets his match in Kelly Preston
6 February 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Double Cross" (1994) is a neo-noir. Being a b-movie and straight to video, it is likely to have passed beneath the radar of most neo-noir fans and critics.

In general terms, the story is in the "Double Indemnity" school, but with added complexities that involve inheritance, frame-up and double crosses. The British Columbia locations and landscape used to simulate Nevada are well used, particularly the lonely highway through barren brown hills and a small town.

The tone of the movie is basically serious, but it's leavened with a certain sardonic cynicism. This is brought about in a number of ways. There are the smiles and wiles of Kelly Preston who seduces the protagonist, Patrick Bergin, a very easy task to accomplish. There are Bergin's reactions to his predicaments, which are in a Robert Mitchum "Out of the Past" vein but with almost no voice overs. Jennifer Tilly, who wants to help Bergin, brings in another lighter element, serious and girlish all in one.

To provide a detailed plot outline would spoil the fun. I could not do this anyway without watching the movie again, because when it was over I understood its broad contours but I did not understand the particulars of why certain people did certain things. It became that complicated. Quite possibly, some things cannot be explained. It doesn't matter. I rather enjoyed this, but then I am a noir and neo-noir fan.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Double Cross (1994) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?