The sensuous wife of a lunch wagon proprietor and a rootless drifter begin a sordidly steamy affair and conspire to murder her Greek husband.
- Genre: Romance, Crime, Drama
- Studio: Lorimar Film Entertainment, CIP Filmproduktion GmbH, Northstar International
- Keyword: sexual obsession, adultery, confession, based on novel or book, gas station, obsession, remake, murder, conspiracy, sexual attraction, drifter, courtroom, insurance investigator, neo-noir, erotic thriller, murder plot, plea, greek american, scheming wife, defense lawyer, wife cheating on husband, murdered husband, cheating wife, young wife
- Cast: Jack Nicholson, Jessica Lange, John Colicos, Michael Lerner, John P. Ryan, Anjelica Huston