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Fool for Love
Directed by:
Robert Altman

Released in the USA in December of 1985, "Fool for Love" (also known as "Fool for Love - Verrückt vor Liebe", "Follia d'amore") is a Drama film directed by Robert Altman . Sam Shepard and Kim Basinger are starring, alongside Harry Dean Stanton, Randy Quaid, Martha Crawford and Louise Egolf.

Who directed "Fool for Love":

Fool for Love was directed by Robert Altman, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before making Fool for Love, Robert Altman had directed Secret Honor, released in 1984, Streamers (1983), Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982), Popeye (1980), HealtH (1980), and A Perfect Couple (1979). Since, he directed Beyond Therapy, released in 1987, Vincent & Theo (1990), The Player (1992), Short Cuts (1993), Prêt-à-Porter (1994), and The Gingerbread Man (1998).

What was the release date of "Fool for Love":

Fool for Love was first released on December, 1985, in the United States.. This was thirty-three (33) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, May 14, 1986 in France and on Thursday, July 03, 1986 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "Fool for Love":

At the casting of Fool for Love we find Sam Shepard, previously seen in Country (1984) and Paris, Texas (1984); Kim Basinger (The Natural (1984), Never Say Never Again (1983)); Harry Dean Stanton (Red Dawn (1984), The Bear (1984)) [ more... ]

  • Sam Shepard and Harry Dean Stanton also appeared in Renaldo and Clara, released in 1978.
  • Sam Shepard and Harry Dean Stanton also worked together in Paris, Texas, released in 1984.
  • Harry Dean Stanton and Sam Shepard also worked together in The Pledge, released in 2001.
  • Harry Dean Stanton and Randy Quaid also worked together in The Missouri Breaks, released in 1976.

What is the Storyline of "Fool for Love":

May (Kim Basinger) is hiding out at an old motel in the Southwest. An old flame and childhood friend, Eddie (Sam Shepard) shows up. He threatens to metaphorically and at times, literally, drag her back into the life she had fled from. The film focuses on the couple's fluctuating past and present relationships.


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