Strangers Kiss ★★½ 1983 (R)
Circa 1955: Hollywood director encourages his two leads to have an off-screen romance to bring reality to his film. Conflict arises when the leading lady's boyfriend, the film's financier, gets wind of the scheme. Intriguing, fun, slightly off-center. Based on Stanley Kubrick's film “Killer Kiss.” 93m/C VHS . Peter Coyote, Victoria Tennant, Blaine Novak, Dan Shor, Richard Romanus, Linda Kerridge, Carlos Palomino; D: Matthew Chapman; W: Blaine Novak, Matthew Chapman; M: Gato Barbieri.