Plot: After his daughter died in a hit and run, Freddy Gale (Jack Nicholson) has waited six years for John Booth (David Morse), the man responsible, to be released from prison. On the day of release, Gale visits Booth and announces that he will kill him in 3 days.
John Booth uses his time to try and make peace with himself and his entourage, and even finds romance with Jojo (Robin Wright).
Director: Sean Penn
Writing Credits: Sean Penn
Cast: Jack Nicholson, David Morse, Robin Wright, Anjelica Huston, Piper Laurie, Richard Bradford, Priscilla Barnes, David Baerwald, John Savage, Kari Wuhrer, Joe Viterelli, Eileen Ryan, Leo Penn, & Erin Dignam
Music by: Jack Nitzsche
Genre: Drama/ Thriller
Release Date: 16 November 1995
Filming Dates: 12 January 1994 – 24 March 1994
Filming Locations: Los Angeles, California, USA
MPAA Rating: Rated R for sexuality and strong language.
Budget: $9,000,000 (estimated)
Box Office USA: $868,979
Runtime: 111 minutes