- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 42 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: August 25, 1998
- Originally Released: 1991
- Label: Sony Pictures
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Additional Release Material:
- Trailers: Original Theatrical Trailer
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Rolling Stone - 05/02/1991
"...[Willis gives] a sharply intuitive performance - funny, scary and deeply disturbing..."
New York Times - 04/19/1991
"...All the ingredients of a dark and enjoyably sordid story....[Willis makes] a big and boisterous impression..."
Friends and business partners Cynthia and Joyce find themselves in deep trouble when Joyce's violent, abusive husband turns up murdered. The police investigating the crime embark on a relentless, clever interrogation to uncover the truth behind his death.
- Shot on location in Bayonne, New Jersey.
- MORTAL THOUGHTS was to have been directed by writer Claude Kerven, until he was replaced by Alan Rudolph.
- The film marks the first on-screen collaboration between Demi Moore and Bruce Willis, who were married from 1987 to 2000.
- Peter Gallagher dropped out of the film after a one-week delay in early March 1990.
- Willis and Glenne Headly also both star in Rudolph's BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS.