R | | Comedy, Drama, Mystery
An ex-newspaper woman who is now a suburban housewife can't resist getting involved in an investigation of the murder of a philandering dentist who had been having affairs with several of her neighbors.
Susan Sarandon has stated that money was a big factor regarding her decision to make this film. Not terribly enamored by her character, she agreed to do the film because she was pregnant with her first child at the time and it would allow her to take time off after giving birth.
I mostly want lots of good, straight sex.
Judith Singer: What about affection, caring, love?
Nancy Miller: I get love from Larry. I do love Larry. And he loves me.
Judith Singer: So why the other men?
Nancy Miller: Because they give me what Larry can't. Passion. Excitement. Novelty.
Judith Singer: Can't you get that from...
When Nancy and Judith are talking in the car, a crew member's finger can be seen poking Susan Sarandon's back to cue her in about delivering her lines.
$3,014,756 (USA) (2 September 1985)
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