Laura and Martin have been married for four years. They seem to be the perfect, happiest and most successful couple. The reality of their house- hold, however, is very different. Martin is an abusive and brutally obsessed husband. Laura is living her life in constant fear and waits for a chance to escape. She finally stages her own death, and flees to a new town and new identity. But when Martin finds out that his wife is not dead he will stop at nothing to find and kill her.
Rated: R, Runtime: 99 min, Released: 1991
Rotten Tomatoes: 20%
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Director: Joseph Ruben
Writer: Nancy Price (novel), Ronald Bass (screenplay)
Actors: Julia Roberts, Patrick Bergin, Kevin Anderson, Elizabeth Lawrence