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Writers (WGA):
James Lee Burke (book)
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Release Date:
17 May 1996 (USA) See more »
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For an ex-cop obsessed with an unsolved murder, trusting the wrong woman could be a deadly choice.
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Ex-detective Dave Robicheaux has made a new life for himself and his wife Annie running a bait shop in the outskirts of New Orleans... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Alec Baldwin: 'I was staring off a cliff'
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Alec Baldwin: 'I was staring off a cliff'
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Harris Savides
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Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Alec Baldwin ... Dave Robicheaux

Kelly Lynch ... Annie Robicheaux

Mary Stuart Masterson ... Robin Gaddis

Eric Roberts ... Bubba Rocque

Teri Hatcher ... Claudette Rocque

Vondie Curtis-Hall ... Minos P. Dautrieve (as Vondie Curtis Hall)
Badja Djola ... Batist
Samantha Lagpacan ... Alafair

Joe Viterelli ... Didi Giancano

Tuck Milligan ... Jerry Falgout

Hawthorne James ... Victor Romero

Don Stark ... Eddie Keats
Carl A. McGee ... Toot

Paul Guilfoyle ... Det. Magelli

Christopher Kriesa ... Priest (as Chris Krisea)
Saul Stein ... Dom

Chuck Zito ... Tony

Socorro Santiago ... Spanish Nun
Patricia Huston ... Older Nun

Don Yesso ... Jungle Room Bartender

Anne Schedeen ... Jungle Room Patron
Joe Hess ... Johnny Dartez
Gray Frederickson ... Sheriff Len Whitley
Lenore Banks ... Woman Driver
Don Brady ... Apartment Man
Marion Zinser ... Apartment Woman
Glen Gomez ... Piano Mover (as Glenn Gomez)
James Hooks Reynolds ... Truck Driver
Tom Burgess ... Prison Guard
Herman Myles Sr. ... Clarence
Jerry Procanik ... Patron
Connie Whittemore ... Stripper
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Jerry Leggio ... Doctor (uncredited)

Terence Rosemore ... Calvin (uncredited)

Codie Scott ... Man in Bar (uncredited)

Kevin West ... Pencilman (uncredited)
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Directed by
Phil Joanou 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
James Lee Burke (book)

Harley Peyton (screenplay) and
Scott Frank (screenplay)

Produced by
Alec Baldwin .... executive producer
Gray Frederickson .... co-producer
Hildy Gottlieb .... executive producer
Leslie Greif .... producer
Michael Alan Kahn .... associate producer
Andre Morgan .... producer
Albert S. Ruddy .... producer
 
Original Music by
George Fenton 
 
Cinematography by
Harris Savides (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
William Steinkamp 
 
Casting by
Linda Phillips-Palo 
 
Production Design by
John Stoddart 
 
Art Direction by
Monroe Kelly 
 
Set Decoration by
Dorree Cooper 
 
Costume Design by
Aude Bronson-Howard 
 
Makeup Department
Carl Fullerton .... makeup artist: Mr. Baldwin
Janet Jones .... assistant makeup artist
Stacy Kelly .... key makeup artist (as Stacy Stewart Kelly)
Barbara Olvera .... hair stylist: Ms. Masterson
Rick Provenzano .... hair stylist: Mr. Baldwin
Donna Spahn .... key hair stylist
Patty York .... makeup artist: Ms. Masterson
 
Production Management
Edwin 'Itsi' Atkins .... unit production manager
R. Anthony Brown .... unit production manager
Gray Frederickson .... unit production manager: underwater unit
Sharre Jacoby .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ty Arnold .... second assistant director
J. Stephen Buck .... first assistant director (as J. Stephan Buck)
Michael Alan Kahn .... first assistant director
Craig A. Pinckes .... second assistant director (as Craig Pinckes)
Ann C. Salzer .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
David Adams .... stand-by greens
Rick Bernos .... scenic artist
Jack Blanchard .... set dresser
Mauro Borrelli .... storyboard artist
Jason Bourgogne .... greens foreman
Gail Briant .... scenic artist (as Gail Watson)
Keith Christopher .... carpenter
Keith Christopher .... carpenter
Randall S. Coe .... general foreman
James Comisky .... carpenter
Michael Cooper .... props assistant
Kelly Curley .... assistant art director
Bill Darrow .... stand-by painter
James Dupuy .... gangboss
Leo Lauricella .... carpenter
Phil Locicero .... lead set painter
Douglas E. Madison .... property master (as Doug Madison)
Douglas T. Madison .... assistant property master (as Doug Madison Jr.)
Michael S. Martin .... set dresser (as Michael Martin)
David Ross McCarty .... on-set dresser
Huey Mitchell .... carpenter
John Patterson .... construction coordinator
Charles Perkins .... laborer
Marvin Perry .... carpenter
Ricky Riggs .... paint supervisor
Michael Robillard .... carpenter
Joaquin Sanchez .... laborer
John Schofield .... scenic artist
Bert Smith .... props production assistant
Leonard R. Spears .... leadman (as Leondard Spears)
Scott Stricklin .... art department coordinator
Daniel Toups .... laborer
Gail Watson .... scenic artist
Alan Feffer .... carpenter (uncredited)
Frank Hendrick .... props (uncredited)
Gordon E. Holmes .... carpenter (uncredited)
Tom Riviello .... lead man (uncredited)
Nick Spetsiotis .... art department coordinator (uncredited)
Chuck Stringer .... carpenter (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Benjamin Beardwood .... dialogue editor
James Beshears .... adr supervisor
James Beshears .... dialogue editor (as James F. Beshears)
Joan Chamberlain .... adr recordist
Joan Chamberlain .... foley recordist
Michael L. DePatie .... foley editor (as Michael DePatie)
Dean Drabin .... adr mixer
Dean Drabin .... foley mixer
Joe Earle .... supervising sound effects editor (as Joe Earl)
Ann Hadsell .... adr recordist
Ann Hadsell .... foley recordist
J. Paul Huntsman .... supervising sound editor
Barbara Issak .... dialogue editor
Adam Jenkins .... sound re-recording mixer
Chris Jenkins .... sound re-recording mixer
Trevor Jolly .... sound conforming editor
Gary Lewis .... dialogue editor
Michael Mirkovich .... assistant sound editor
Myron Nettinga .... sound effects editor
Rebecca Nicolaou .... assistant sound editor
Kim H. Ornitz .... sound mixer
Jeanine Payne .... assistant sound editor
Bill Ratcliffe .... sound utility (as William Ratcliffe)
Jeff Rosen .... foley editor
Brian Ruberg .... adr mixer
Brian Ruberg .... foley mixer
Adam Sawelson .... supervising dialogue editor
Mark Smith .... sound re-recording mixer
Gary A. Theard .... boom operator (as Gary Theard)
Joel Valentine .... foley editor
Tom Meadows .... sound mixer (uncredited)
John Soukup .... sound transfer (uncredited)
Michael J. White .... sound re-recording mixer: home video version (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Bart Dion .... special effects assistant
David Dion .... special effects assistant
Dennis Dion .... special effects coordinator
Paul H. Haines Jr. .... special effects assistant (as Paul Haines Jr.)
Jamie Maheu .... special effects assistant
Donald Mayabb .... special effects assistant (as Donald Lee Mayabb)
David K. Nami .... special effects technician
Paul Olinde .... special effects assistant
Ralph Winiger .... special effects assistant (as Ralph A. Winiger)
 
Visual Effects by
Jeff Beattie .... visual effects editor: DQI
Curt S. Engelmann .... visual effects model builder: DQI (as Curt Engelmann)
Kevin Fitzgerald .... visual effects stage supervisor: DQI
Chuck Larson .... visual effects stage support: DQI
David McCullough .... visual effects producer: DQI
Jim Olson .... visual effects model rigger: DQI
Amy Pfaffinger .... visual effects digital compositor: DQI
Michael Shea .... visual effects supervisor: DQI (as Mike Shea)
Michael Stuart .... visual effects model supervisor: DQI
Michael J. Travers .... visual effects CG animator: DQI
 
Stunts
Lisa Anderson .... utility stunts
Shane T. Anderson .... stunt double (as Shae Anderson)
Pete Antico .... utility stunts
Sarah Berensen .... stunt double
Michael T. Brady .... utility stunts (as Mike Brady)
Jophery C. Brown .... stunt double (as Jophery Brown)
Harold Burns .... utility stunts
John Cenatiempo .... utility stunts (as Johnny C.)
Dennis Dion .... utility stunts
Lanier Edwards .... stunt double
Tony Epper .... utility stunts
Lance Gilbert .... utility stunts
Harry Harris III .... utility stunts (as Harry Harris)
Scott Hubbell .... utility stunts
Maria R. Kelly .... stunt double (as Maria Kelly)
Anderson Martin .... utility stunts (as Andy Martin)
Frank Orsatti .... utility stunts
Manny Perry .... utility stunts
James Hooks Reynolds .... utility stunts (as Jim Reynolds)
Gar Stephen .... utility stunts
Gary Tacon .... stunt double: Mr. Baldwin
Amy Stephen Wilder .... utility stunts (as Amy Wilder)
Glenn R. Wilder .... stunt coordinator (as Glenn Wilder)
Gerard G. Williams .... stunt double (as Gerard Williams)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Phil Abraham .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Scott August .... video assistant
Wayne Baker .... first assistant camera: underwater unit
Phil Bowen .... camera operator: aerial unit
Billy Bragg .... camera operator: "b" camera
Michael Brennan .... dolly grip
Sal Camacho .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Buddy Carr .... grip
Michael J. Coo .... key grip
Andy Day .... best boy electric
Cougar Easley .... electrician (as W.W. 'Cougar' Easley)
William E. Fitch .... best boy grip
Morris Flam .... gaffer
Marvin Lee .... second assistant camera: additional camera
Vincent Mata .... second assistant camera (as Vince Mata)
Bill McCord .... grip
Mike McLaughlin .... electrician
Ken Nishino .... first assistant camera
Phil Pastuhov .... camera operator: aerial unit
Paul Postelnicu .... second assistant camera
Cynthia Pusheck .... second assistant camera: underwater unit
Pete Romano .... underwater photographer
Joyce Rudolph .... still photographer
John W. Scott .... electrician (as John Scott)
Michael Scott .... camera operator
Dennis Seawright .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Michael L. Smith .... grip (as Mike Smith)
Tommy Staub .... video assistant (as Thomas Staub)
Alex Vlacos .... electrician
William Waldman .... camera operator: "b" camera (as Bill Waldman)
Leah Welsh .... camera loader
Val Zimmer .... grip
Mark Hryma .... assistant camera (uncredited)
Wells A. Smith .... grip (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Rick Landry .... extras casting
Mia Levinson .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Christi Alexander .... wardrobe production assistant
Linda Gardar .... costumer
Barbara Hause .... costumer (as Barbara J. Hause)
Wingate Jones .... wardrobe: Mr. Baldwin
Joan Kaufman .... costume buyer
Bonney Langfitt .... set costumer
David C. Robinson .... associate costume designer (as David Robinson)
Bethany Scott .... wardrobe intern
 
Editorial Department
Joyce Arrastia .... assistant editor
Alyson C. Hurlbut .... editing production assistant
David Orr .... color timer
Barbara Riley .... negative cutter
Robert W. Steinkamp .... assistant editor (as Robert Steinkamp)
Joe Violante .... dailies advisor
Michael T. Wilson .... associate editor
 
Music Department
Peter Afterman .... executive music supervisor
Geoff Alexander .... orchestrator (as Geoffery Alexander)
Simon Chamberlain .... orchestrator
George Fenton .... music producer
Isobel Griffiths .... music contractor
Bones Howe .... music consultant
Paul Hulme .... music recordist
Adrian Thomas .... music co-producer
Eliza Thompson .... music coordinator
Elizabeth Wendel .... associate music supervisor
Sally Boldt .... music editor (uncredited)
Toby Wood .... assistant scoring engineer (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Elven Barrow .... driver
Richard Belyeu .... transportation captain
William B. Borges .... driver (as William Borges)
Edward Brumfield .... driver
Hebert Colar .... driver
Herbert Colar .... driver
Greg Collins .... driver
Nelson B. Conino .... driver (as Nelson Contino)
Ricky Damazio .... driver
Robert L. Davis .... driver
Wilfred Dupart .... driver
Charles Franklin .... driver
Huey Grey .... driver (as Huey P. Grey)
Charles Griffith .... driver
Alex Hebert .... driver
Earl R. Hurst Sr. .... driver (as Earl Hurst Sr.)
Lionel Johnson .... driver
Ed Jones .... driver (as Edward Jones)
Loney Landry .... driver
Michael Ledet .... driver
Fred Liberman .... driver: Mr. Baldwin
David McMiller .... driver
Gary Paulsen .... transportation coordinator
Poland Perkins .... driver
Al Sens .... driver (as Al Sens Jr.)
Glenn Snyder .... driver
Robert Stewart .... driver
 
Other crew
Joseph Aspromonti .... set production assistant
Brooks Baldwin .... dialogue coach
Charles Ballay II .... production assistant
Susie Blanchard .... first aid (as Susan Blanchard)
Joanie Blum .... script supervisor
Michael T. Brady .... water safety (as Mike Brady)
Carol Sue Byron .... production accountant
Kayla Chaillot .... craft service
Barry Champagne .... pilot
Brandon Colgan .... boat crew
Adrian Colon .... production assistant
Julie Daggett .... production intern
Gigi Davis .... assistant: Mr. Frederickson
David Davoli .... assistant: Mr. Baldwin
Christine Donatelli .... production intern
J.W. 'Corkey' Fornof .... aerial pilot coordinator (as Corkey Fornoff)
Paul Frailey .... boat crew
Bonnie Friedman .... production secretary
Brad 'Mo' Gremillion .... assistant cook (as Brad Gremillion)
Peter Grossman .... legal service
Teddy M. Haggarty .... stand-in: Mr. Baldwin
Dana A. Hanby .... assistant location manager (as Dana Hanby)
Carol Hart .... teacher (as Carol S. Hart)
Carol Hart .... welfare worker (as Carol S. Hart)
Michael Hendrick .... craft service assistant (as Mike Hendrick)
Ed Holt .... key assistant production coordinator
Scott Hubbell .... water safety (as Scott Hubble)
Bridgette Johnson .... assistant production coordinator
Samuel Jones II .... set production assistant
Ted Kantrow .... caterer (as Teddy Kantrow)
Shelley Kirkwood .... publicist
David B. Leener .... production associate (as David Leener)
Brent Leonard .... boat crew
Robert Mazaraki .... production assistant
Tom McNulty .... projectionist
Hwei-Chu Meng .... assistant: Mr. Morgan and Mr. Ruddy
Gary Miller .... chef
Lenny Moecklin .... first aid (as Leonard Moecklin)
Cheryl Morgan .... animal handler
Raider Morgan .... animal handler
Liz Newman .... production coordinator
John Pouey .... assistant location manager (as John Poney)
Danny Rose .... production assistant
M. Ross-Michaels .... assistant accountant
Nina Saxon .... title designer
Debbie Schwab .... production coordinator
Mary Shelton .... location manager
Walter Smith .... assistant cook
Colleen Stewart .... craft service
Rodney Theard .... local captain
Keith Theriot .... accounting clerk
Emma Tillinger Koskoff .... assistant: Mr. Joanou (as Emma Tillinger)
Cynnie Troup .... script supervisor
Kenneth Vicknair .... boat crew
C. Ransom Walrod .... boat wrangler (as Ransom Walrod)
Patricia A. Walrod .... boat crew (as Patti Walrod)
Karen Yokomizo .... assistant accountant
Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc .... pilot
Glenn Zoller .... set production assistant
Frank Duffy .... additional set medic (uncredited)
Anthony Michael Frederick .... stand-in (uncredited)
Vicky Herman .... production executive (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Kimberly M. Carbo .... thanks
Blanche Comisky .... thanks
Cindy Hidalgo .... thanks
Charlie Landry .... thanks (as Father Charlie Landry)
George Lewis .... thanks
Tom McDermott .... thanks
Marc H. Morial .... thanks
Faye Russell .... thanks
Ann Spicer .... thanks
Al Townsend .... thanks
Coach Woods .... thanks
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Rated R for strong violence and language, and for some nudity
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132 min | Canada:135 min (Ontario)
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The name of the character Alafair in the movie and book is the real name of the author's (James Lee Burke) own daughter, who is now also a writer.See more »
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Factual errors: As Roger Ebert points out in his review, "a character tastes the ring of moisture left by a cold drink, and identifies who must have been drinking it, even though gin cannot permeate glass and the moisture would have been, according to the best theories of condensation, pure water."See more »
Quotes:
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Dave Robicheaux:Good luck, Bubba.
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Soundtrack:
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9 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
New Orleans, 20 November 2005
Author: FSUKXAZ from United States

Excellent movie. Takes place in steamy sultry New Orleans. I love movies that really explore the city, and this is no exception. New Orleans is wonderful city, even though it will never be the same as it once was. Just like "Tightrope" and "No Mercy" New Orlens is one of the main characters of this film. Eric Roberts as a rich bad guy and Alec Baldwin as he ex-cop are excellent in this film. Mary Stuart Masterson did a great job too as a lovable stripper with a heart of gold. Did I mention that Teri Hatcher is naked in this film? Oh, yes she is. What I might say to her in this movie: "No, I don't like your butterfly, but I like everything else around it". He he.

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