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Jack Nicholson reunited with director Bob Rafelson, director of Five Easy Pieces and The King Of Marvin Gardens, for this violent, downbeat crime drama. Alex (Jack Nicholson) is a wine dealer whose business is going belly-up, along with his life. His step-son Jason (Stephen Dorff) hates him, his wife Suzanne (Judy Davis) has a drinking problem and is the constant target of Alex's abuse, and Alex is having an affair with Gabriella (Jennifer Lopez), a domestic worker from Cuba. One of the people that Gabriella cleans for has a diamond necklace worth several million dollars locked in a safe in a bedroom. Desperate for a quick score to get himself out of debt, Alex sees a opportunity for a lot of fast money and hooks up with Victor (Michael Caine), a career criminal who knows how to open safes but is desperately ill with tuberculosis. Nicholson and Rafelson first worked together on the film Head, starring The Monkees (Nicholson only had a bit part, but he also wrote the screenplay and was credited with producing the soundtrack album). ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

  • Release date:February 21, 1996

Cast

Jack Nicholson
as Alex Gates
Stephen Dorff
as Jason
Jennifer Lopez
as Gabriella
Judy Davis
as Suzanne
Michael Caine
as Victor Spanksy
Harold Perrineau, Jr.
as Henry
John Seitz
as Frank
Mario Ernesto Sanchez
as Artie (fishing ace)
Dan Daily
as Todd
Glice Montano
as Gabriella's Grandmother
Hector Montano
as Gabriella's Grandfather
Robyn Peterson
as Dina
Thom Christopher
as 1st Jeweller
Marc Macaulay
as guard
Antoni Corone
as Caribean Club Bartender
Mike Starr
as Mike

Crew

Bob Rafelson
Director
Jeremy Thomas
Producer
Nick Villiers
Screen Story
Nick Villiers
Screenwriter
Bob Rafelson
Screen Story
Alison Cross
Screenwriter
Newton Thomas Sigel
Cinematographer
Peter Afterman
Musical Direction/Supervision
Michal Lorenc
Composer (Music Score)
Steven Cohen
Editor
Richard Sylbert
Production Designer
Hercules Bellville
Co-producer
Noah Golden
Co-producer
Kathleen Courtney
Associate Producer
Terry Miller
Associate Producer
Bernie Williams
Executive Producer
Chris Auty
Executive Producer
Lindy Hemming
Costume Designer
Leslie Shatz
Sound/Sound Designer
Michael Viglietta
First Assistant Director
Melanie Grefe
First Assistant Director
Terry Miller
First Assistant Director
Gordon Miller
Camera Operator
Lori S. Wyman
Casting
Bernie Williams
Production Manager
Peter Devlin
Sound Mixer
Dianne Crittenden
Casting
Malcolm Fife
Foley Editor
Marnie Moore
Foley Artist
Tami Treadwell
ADR Recordist
Valerie Schields
Location Manager
Bud Davis
Stunts Coordinator
Joy Zapata
Key Hairstylist
Elayne Schneiderman
Production Coordinator
Pacific Title
Visual Effects
Jim Henson's Creature Shop
Animatronic Effects
Curt Sobel
Music Producer
Chuck Michael
Sound Effects Editor
Leslie Shatz
Re-Recording Mixer
Margie O'Malley
Foley Artist
Marc Baird
Storyboard Artist
Alexandra Stone
Executive in Charge of Production
Ilene Pickus
Script Supervisor
Linda Melazzo
Makeup
Sukey Fontelieu
Dialogue Editor
Tom Bahr
Stunts Coordinator
Eric Bergman
Post Production Supervisor
Tadeusz Karolak
Conductor
Dug Rotstein
Script Supervisor
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