Variety - 09/11/1985
"...A well-crafted, hardboiled mystery by Joe Esterhas, with sharp performances..."
Los Angeles Times - 10/04/1985
"...JAGGED EDGE is really something....While you're in it you're caught. Shocked, intrigued, confused, unnerved and finally snapped right back in your seat with fright, but held all the way..."
After a wealthy socialite is found brutally murdered, her manipulative husband becomes the prime suspect. An attractive attorney takes his case, and their relationship quickly evolves into what on the surface appears to be mutual love. Academy Award Nominations: Best Supporting Actor--Robert Loggia.
A thriller starring Glenn Close as attorney, Tedd Barnes, who reluctantly takes on the case of powerful publishing magnate, Jack Forrester, accused of brutally murdering his wife. Although Barnes and Forrester become romantically involved, a number of clues lead her to question his innocence.