- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 50 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: September 16, 2003
- Originally Released: 1987
- Label: MGM (Video & DVD)
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.85
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Stereo Surround - English
Performers, Cast and Crew:
New York Times - 09/18/1987
"...Genuine if loopy fun....A small, entertaining part of [the Mailer career]..."
Variety - 05/20/1987
"...Clayburgh gives one of her best performances...Plimpton nearly steals the show with her mixture of girlish brashness and suggestive sexuality..."
Los Angeles Times - 09/17/1987
"...Often brilliant?....[The film] has darkly gorgeous visuals....Mailer and the actors get an edgy feel into nearly every scene..."
Based on Norman Mailer's novel, this film is centered on the desperate attempts of a down-and-out writer to discover the strange truth behind a series of grisly, inexplicable mutilation murders.