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Unforgettable (1996)

R  |   |  Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi  |  23 February 1996 (USA)
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Unsuccessfully framed for his wife's murder, Dr. David Krane attempts to find the real culprit by utilizing a new drug that allows him to experience the memories of other people first-hand.... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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David Krane
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Martha Briggs
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Don Bresler
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Stewart Gleick
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Curtis Avery
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Michael Stratton
Caroline Elliott ...
Cara Krane
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Lindy Krane
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Kelly
Stellina Rusich ...
Mary Krane
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Sheila Wills
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Joseph Bodner
Jenafor Ryane ...
Donna Berman
Jim Broyden ...
Boyfriend (as Jimmy Broyden)
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Storyline

Unsuccessfully framed for his wife's murder, Dr. David Krane attempts to find the real culprit by utilizing a new drug that allows him to experience the memories of other people first-hand. As he gets closer to the truth, the injections begin to take their toll on his life. Additionally, a history of alcoholism, a career crisis, and the involvement of police officers in the murder all conspire to prevent Dr. Crane from learning what really happened. The challenge, then, is for the doctor to overcome these obstacles before his time runs out. Written by Mike Yaffe <myaffe@harris.com>

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He loved her. He lost her. He won't let her memory die... until it tells him who killed her.


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Rated R for strong violence, language and nudity | See all certifications »

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Box Office

Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

JPY 6,571,700 (Japan) (17 January 1997)

Gross:

JPY 10,944,400 (Japan) (24 January 1997)
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A box office flop in the United States, this took two years to secure a theatrical release in the UK. See more »

Goofs

During the flashback of Gleick's interview of Krane, he says that Krane's blood alcohol level was "2.5". He most likely meant .25, or just over three times the limit deemed legally impaired (in most places). For Krane to have been at 2.5, he would have been five times over what is most likely a fatal amount. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Dr. David Krane: [arriving] Hey.
Curtis Avery: Hey. Look at this, how is it they always get here before we do?
Dr. David Krane: The police band radios.
Curtis Avery: No, that was a rhetorical question, David. That was one to which I didn't really expect an answer.
Dr. David Krane: You know me Curtis, I think most of them will look better in plastic-zipper suits. You got the smoke?
Curtis Avery: No, I think it's something like fingerprints, we can just guess... Yeah, I brought the smoke.
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References Dracula (1931) See more »

Soundtracks

Unforgettable
Written by Irving Gordon (uncredited)
Performed by Nat 'King' Cole (as Nat King Cole)
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under license from CEMA Special Markets
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Tight thriller with a twist
28 April 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I do not know why people tend to rate this film low. Of course, I am slightly prejudiced as i always thought that Ray Liotta may be a cousin until I found out he was adopted. That doesn't take away the quality of his acting, especially in this film.

He really has to lay it on thick as he takes the mind of others through an experimental drug developed by Dr. Martha Briggs (Linda Fiorentino) in an effort to find out who killed his wife (Stellina Rusich).

Fiorentino (Dogma, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back) does a really good job as the research scientist who helps him through his ordeal.

The film had other favorites: Kim Cattrall and Peter Coyote, who added to the mystery and suspense.

I really like Liotta for his range and you could do a lot worse than spend two hours with him as he catches a killer.


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