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The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)

R 03/20/1981 (US) CrimeRomanceDramaThriller 2h 2m
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The sensuous wife of a lunch wagon proprietor and a rootless drifter begin a sordidly steamy affair and conspire to murder her Greek husband.

  1. Bob Rafelson


  2. James M. Cain


  3. David Mamet


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  1. Jack Nicholson

    Jack Nicholson

    Frank Chambers

  2. Jessica Lange

    Jessica Lange

    Cora Papadakis

  3. John Colicos

    John Colicos

    Nick Papadakis

  4. Michael Lerner

    Michael Lerner

    Mr. Katz

  5. John P. Ryan

    John P. Ryan


  6. Anjelica Huston

    Anjelica Huston


  7. William Traylor

    William Traylor


  8. Thomas Hill

    Thomas Hill


  9. Jon Van Ness

    Jon Van Ness

    Motorcycle Cop

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The Postman Always Rings Twice
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