DIRECTOR: Joseph Ruben
BASED ON THE BOOK BY: Nancy Price
NOTEABLE APPEARANCES: Julia Roberts
DATE OF RELEASE: 1991
KEY THEMES/ ISSUES: Domestic abuse, stalking, sexual assault
Laura and Martin are rich, successful and to the outside world appear to be living the perfect life.
But the truth is that Martin is possessive and brutally controlling and Laura spends each waking moment in fear of him. Taking the decision to fake her own death in order to escape him, Laura thinks that she has finally rid herself of this obsessive relationship- until Martin discovers that she is in fact alive and becomes determined to track her down.