Light Sleeper

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Light Sleeper ★★ 1992 (R)

Schrader's moody look at upscale drug dealers in New York. Dafoe is John LaTour, a 40-year-old drug courier to the club scene. Since his boss (Sarandon) is giving up the drug business for the safer world of natural cosmetics, John must look to his own future. His life becomes even more complicated when he runs into a bitter exflame (Delany) and finds the attraction is still overpowering. Cynical, contemplative, and menacing. 103m/C VHS, DVD . Willem Dafoe, Susan Sarandon, Dana Delany, David Clennon, Mary Beth Hurt; D: Paul Schrader; W: Paul Schrader; C: Edward Lachman; M: Michael Been.