Synopsis: Female cop Jessica (Ashley Judd) is more dedicated to enforcing the law than most of her colleagues, since she feels she has a lot to make up for: Her father moonlighted as a serial killer. Could it be that the apple doesn’t fall very far from the tree? That’s what Jessica thinks when she finds herself at the center of her own investigation as past lovers inexplicably start dying at a breakneck pace.
Additional Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Andy Garcia, David Strathairn, Russell Wong, Mark Pellegrino, Titus Welliver, D.W. Moffett, Richard T. Jones, Leland Orser, William Hall
Director: Philip Kaufman
Serious Jest: (Must See) Whodunits are difficult to make without being predictable…this one had enough misdirection to keep you guessing. Plus, I suspect one of my favorite video games ever drew from this movie…