R | | Crime, Drama, Romance
The sensuous wife of a lunch wagon proprietor and a rootless drifter begin a sordidly steamy affair and conspire to murder her Greek husband.
After the success of this movie, Butterfly (1982), another filmed adaptation of a novel by James M. Cain was made and released. Also released was Body Heat (1981), which though not technically a remake of Double Indemnity (1944) (also from the novel by James M. Cain), did reference it considerably. The story and ... ...
Will you use a glass? What are you, an animal?
In the ending scene, as Frank is caressing Cora's hand, Franks left foot is in between the rock and the hat, and Cora's hand is about a foot away from both. In the next shot, her hand, the rock, and the hat are right next to each other and Franks foot is gone.
CBS edited 30 minutes from this film for its 1986 network television premiere.
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