Heart 1999

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Heart ★½ 1999 (R)

Gruesome wannable thriller (told in flashback) finds Gary Ellis (Eccleston) suffering a jealousy-induced heart attack after discovering wife Tess's (Hardie) philandering with Alex (Ifans). Gary gets a heart transplant—the donor being a young man killed in a motorcycle accident—and contacts the man's mother, Maria Ann (Reeves) after he gets out of the hospital. Too bad she's crazy. 85m/C VHS, DVD . GB Christopher Eccleston, Saskia Reeves, Kate Hardie, Rhys Ifans, Bill Paterson, Anna Chancellor, Matthew Rhys; D: Charles McDougall; W: Jimmy McGovern; C: Julian Court; M: Stephen Warbeck.

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