Bobby Earl is facing the electric chair for the murder of a young girl. Eight years after the crime he calls in Paul Armstrong, a professor of law, to help prove his innocence. Armstrong quickly uncovers some overlooked evidence to present to the local police, but they aren't interested - Bobby was their killer. Written by
Buried deep in the Florida Everglades is a secret that can save an innocent man or let a killer kill again.
Did You Know?
Co-stars Sean Connery and Ed Harris would work together again one year later in "The Rock" (1996). See more
When Armstrong is visiting the house of the (dead) parents of Blair Sullivan you can see one of the cameras in the left part of the screen. See more
Hey, you want my money, you best start throwing some elbow into that, boy. A dollar fifty, that's two bits shy of a car wash.
Kid Washing Car #1
A dollar fifty *each*.
Oh man, now you must got me confused with some other idiot.
References Cape Fear
Written by Julian Orbon
, José Fernández Díaz
, Hector Angulo and José Martí
Arranged by Pete Seeger
Sung by Delores See more