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Malice (1993)

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A tale about a happily married couple who would like to have children. Tracy teaches art, Andy's a college dean. Things are never the same after she is taken to hospital and operated upon by Jed, a "know all" doctor.

Director:

Harold Becker

Writers:

Aaron Sorkin (story), Jonas McCord (story) | 2 more credits »
2 wins. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Alec Baldwin ... Jed
Nicole Kidman ... Tracy
Bill Pullman ... Andy
Bebe Neuwirth ... Dana
George C. Scott ... Dr. Kessler
Anne Bancroft ... Ms. Kennsinger
Peter Gallagher ... Dennis Riley
Josef Sommer ... Lester Adams
Tobin Bell ... Earl Leemus
William Duff-Griffin William Duff-Griffin ... Dr. George Sullivan
Debrah Farentino ... Tanya
Gwyneth Paltrow ... Paula Bell
David Bowe ... Dr. Matthew Robertson
Diana Bellamy ... Ms. Worthington
Michael Hatt Michael Hatt ... Neighbor Boy
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A tale about a happily married couple who would like to have children. Tracy teaches children, Andy's a college professor. Things are never the same after she is taken to hospital and operated upon by Jed, a "know it all" doctor. Written by Rob Hartill

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexuality, language and some violence | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The joke the barman has with Jed when he and Andy were out for lunch early in the film is old ( "Hey doc it hurts when I do this with my arm.. then don't do that") but it was an original of the celebrated British standup comedian Tommy Cooper from about 1974. He specialised in those type of one liners and upturning the English language and all it's quirks. See more »

Goofs

Jed said Tracey's blood group was AB negative. He would need to get donors in that type. In fact she could have been given any Rh negative blood type. Group O, A or B would be suitable for someone who is group AB (universal recipient). Only the Rh type (positive or negative) is important and then only to woman of child-bearing age. See more »

Quotes

[as the elevator doors open]
Andy: Speak of the Devil
Jed: And the Devil appears
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Connections

Referenced in Be Kind Rewind (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

My Funny Valentine
Written by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart
Performed by Gene Harris
Courtesy of Concord Jazz, Inc.
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some nice twists and intensity in this one
24 August 2007 | by disdressed12See all my reviews

this is one very good movie.it's got suspense,a twisting plot,great intensity,and a good story.it may not be wholly original,but it think it works,thanks to its three main actors,Alec Baldwin(The Good Shepherd)Nicole Kidman(The Interpreter)and Bill Pullman.But Kidman really surprised me with the intensity she brought to her role.i'm generally not a fan,but she is effective in this movie.the supporting performances are also good.i also like the fact that the movie isn't completely predictable,like happens in so many movies.the movie is also very well paced.there are no lagging spots to slow things down to the point of boredom.anyway,i really enjoyed it. 8/10


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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

1 October 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bodily Harm See more »

Filming Locations:

Amherst, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,232,650, 3 October 1993

Gross USA:

$46,405,336

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$46,405,336
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1.85 : 1
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