After her husband unexpectedly leaves her, Grace Beasley (Kathy Bates) spontaneously travels to Great Britain to attend the funeral of Victor Fox, a singer she adored. There, she meets the lover of the dead pop star, played by Rupert Everett, and convinces him to return to Chicago with her to find the singer's killer. Guest appearance by Julie Andrews and Barry Manilow.
If love takes no prisoners, somebody forgot to tell them.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, sexual content, brief strong language and some violence
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Did You Know?
Robert Culp was cast in this film but was replaced by another actor. See more
When Maudey fires Dirk's pistol at the serial killer, the blast propels her off of her feet. In reality, this type of gun lacks the kind of blow-back power to do this, even in the case of a dwarf. See more
Grace, I think this little adventure of yours means something.Or it's just another story you'll tell in the old people's home. Does it mean something, Grace? Does it?
I don't know what it means.
I do. I knew what it meant the momenet you broke into my home and forced meals upon me.
The closing credits tell us that "Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head" was "sung a little by Kathy Bates" and "Climb Ev'ry Mountain" was "sung even less by Kathy Bates." See more
Spoofs Jerry Springer
Climb Ev'ry Mountain
Written by Richard Rodgers
and Oscar Hammerstein II
Sung even less by Kathy Bates See more