Desert Hearts

(1985)

Overview

The story of straight-edge literature professor Vivian who travels to Reno to get away from a relationship breakup when she falls in love with an attractive and unconventional girl named Cay.

  1. Jane Rule

    Author

  2. Donna Deitch

    Director

  3. Natalie Cooper

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Helen Shaver

    Helen Shaver

    Vivian Bell

  2. Patricia Charbonneau

    Patricia Charbonneau

    Cay Rivvers

  3. Audra Lindley

    Audra Lindley

    Frances Parker

  4. Andra Akers

    Silver

  5. Gwen Welles

    Gwen Welles

    Gwen

Full Cast & Crew

Desert Hearts
Desert Hearts

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • October 1, 1985
    Theatrical (limited)

    Meaning

  • March 7, 1986
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

Budget $350,000.00

Revenue $2,400,000.00

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