Judas Kiss

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Judas Kiss ★★½ 1998 (R)

Coco (Gugino) and her lover Junior (Baker-Denny) kidnap New Orleans exec Ben Dyson (Wise), but during the crime Coco shoots a woman who turns out to be Patty Hornbeck (Penberthy), the wife of a powerful Senator (Holbrook). Assigned to the case are detective David Friedman (Rickman) and FBI agent Sadie Hawkins (Thompson) and their investigation uncovers some secrets, including the fact that Patty and the kidnapped Dyson were having an affair. Uneven crime drama with an interesting cast. 108m/C VHS . Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Carla Gugino, Simon Baker, Hal Holbrook, Gil Bellows, Til Schweiger, Greg Wise, Lisa Eichhorn, Beverly Penberthy; D: Sebastian Gutierrez; W: Sebastian Gutierrez; C: James Chressanthis; M: Christopher Young.