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Cape Fear (13-Nov-1991)

Director: Martin Scorsese

Writer: Wesley Strick

From novel: The Executioners by John D. MacDonald

Bernard Herrmann's Original Score Adapted, Arranged & Conducted by: Elmer Bernstein

Producer: Barbara De Fina

Keywords: Thriller

Psychopath rapist Max Cady is freed after a 14-year prison sentence, and decides that his public defender, Sam Bowden, did not adequately represent his interests before the court. He stalks Bowden, his wife, and 15-year-old daughter, following them as they flee to remote Cape Fear, North Carolina. Suspenseful thriller, excellent camerawork; remake of Cape Fear (1962). Received Oscar nominations for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actress.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Joe Don Baker
Actor
12-Feb-1936   Walking Tall
Martin Balsam
Actor
4-Nov-1919 13-Feb-1996 A Thousand Clowns
Robert De Niro
Actor
17-Aug-1943   The Godfather: Part II
Illeana Douglas
Actor
25-Jul-1965   Grace of My Heart
Jessica Lange
Actor
20-Apr-1949   Tootsie
Juliette Lewis
Actor
21-Jun-1973   Natural Born Killers
Robert Mitchum
Actor
6-Aug-1917 1-Jul-1997 Cape Fear
Nick Nolte
Actor
8-Feb-1941   48 Hours
Gregory Peck
Actor
5-Apr-1916 12-Jun-2003 To Kill A Mockingbird
Fred Thompson
Actor
19-Aug-1942   Actor turned Senator from Tennessee

CAST

Robert De Niro   ...   Max Cady
Nick Nolte   ...   Sam Bowden
Jessica Lange   ...   Leigh Bowden
Joe Don Baker   ...   Claude Kersek
Robert Mitchum   ...   Lt. Elgart
Juliette Lewis   ...   Danielle Bowden
and
Gregory Peck   ...   Lee Heller
Martin Balsam   ...   Judge
Fred Thompson   ...   Tom Broadbent
Illeana Douglas   ...   Lori Davis
Zully Montero   ...   Graciella
Craig Henne   ...   Prisoner
Forest Burton   ...   Prisoner
Edgar Allan Poe IV   ...   Prisoner
Rod Ball   ...   Prisoner
W. Paul Bodie   ...   Prisoner
Joel Kolker   ...   Corrections Officer
Antoni Corone   ...   Corrections Officer
Tamara Jones   ...   Ice Cream Cashier
Roger Pretto   ...   Racquetball Colleague
Parris Buckner   ...   Racquetball Colleague
Margot Moreland   ...   Secretary
Will Knickerbocker   ...   Detective
Robert L. Gerlach   ...   Arresting Officer
Bruce E. Holdstein   ...   Arresting Officer
Richard Wasserman   ...   Parade Watcher
Paul Nagle, Jr.   ...   Parade Watcher
Paul Froehler   ...   Parade Watcher
Mary Ellen O'Brien   ...   Parade Watcher
Jody Wilson   ...   Parade Watcher
Kate Colburn   ...   Waitress
Domenica Scorsese   ...   Danny's Girlfriend
Gar Stephen   ...   Big Man #1
Billy Lucas   ...   Big Man #2
Ken Collins   ...   Big Man #3
Linda Perri   ...   Ticket Agent
Elizabeth Moyer   ...   Ticket Agent
Catherine Scorsese   ...   Fruitstand Customer
Charles Scorsese   ...   Fruitstand Customer
Jackie Davis   ...   Jimmy the Dockmaster
Craig Sechler   ...   Additional Voices
Shelley Latham   ...   Additional Voices
Hardy Rawls   ...   Additional Voices

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