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Happily married New York lawyer Dan Gallagher has an affair with his colleague Alex, and the two enjoy a love weekend while Dan's wife and kid are away. But Alex will not let go of him, and she will stop at nothing to have him for herself. Just how far will she go to get what she wants?

Director: Adrian Lyne
Writer: James Dearden (screenplay), James Dearden (short film)
Production: Paramount Pictures
Genre: drama, thriller
Year: 1987
MetaScore: 67/100
ImdbRating: 6.9
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 18 Sep 1987
Awards: Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 7 wins & 16 nominations.

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Dan Gallagher - Michael Douglas
Alex Forrest - Glenn Close
Beth Gallagher - Anne Archer
Ellen Gallagher - Ellen Latzen
Hildy - Ellen Foley
Arthur - Fred Gwynne
Joan Rogerson - Meg Mundy
Howard Rogerson - Tom Brennan
Martha - Lois Smith
Bob Drimmer - Mike Nussbaum
O'Rourke - J.J. Johnston
Lieutenant - Michael Arkin
Fuselli (as Sam J. Coppola) - Sam Coppola
Receptionist - Eunice Prewitt
Babysitter - Jane Krakowski
Real Estate Agent - Justine Johnston
Teacher - Mary Joy
Chuck - Marc McQue
Man in Japanese Restaurant - James Eckhouse
Nurse - Faith Geer
Waitress - Carol Schneider
Executive - David Bates
Secretary (as Anna Levine) - Anna Thomson
Ellen's Friend - Alicia Perusse
Bartender - Thomas Saccio
Bar Patron (as Greg Scott) - Greg Rhodes
Doorman - Chris Manor
Party Guest - Jonathan Brandis
Party Guest - Joe Chapman
Party Guest - Judi M. Durand
Party Guest - Lillian Garrett
Party Guest - J.D. Hall
Party Guest - Barbara Harris
Party Guest (as Angelo Bruno Krakoff) - Rocky Krakoff
Party Guest - Carlo Steven Krakoff
Party Guest - Amy Lyne
Party Guest - David McCharen
Party Guest - Larry Moss
Party Guest - Mio Polo
Party Guest - Jan Rabson
Party Guest - Marilyn Schreffler
Party Guest - Vladimir Skomarovsky
Party Guest - Dennis Tufano
Party Guest - Lynnanne Zager
Party Guest - Kim Chan
Bowler - Reese Golchin
Truck Loader - Tony LaFortezza
Salsa Dancer - Antone Pagán
Salsa Dancer - Sherry Pagán