Crimes of the Heart

Crimes of the Heart (1986)

Meg just left one. Lenny never had one. Babe just shot one. The MaGrath sisters sure have a way with men

  • Genre: Drama, Family
  • Release Date: 1986-12-12
  • User Rating: 6.4/10 from 29 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 45min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: De Laurentiis Entertainment Group (DEG)
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Three sisters with quite different personalities and lives reunite when the youngest of them, Babe, has just shot her husband. The oldest sister, Lenny, takes care of their grandfather and is turning into an old maid, while Meg, who tries to make it in Hollywood as a singer/actress, has had a wild life filled with many men. Their reunion causes much joy, but also many tensions.

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  • Diane Keaton

    as Lenny Magrath
  • Jessica Lange

    as Meg Magrath
  • Sissy Spacek

    as Babe Magrath
  • Sam Shepard

    as Doc Porter
  • Gregory Eugene Travis

    as Willie Boy
  • Tess Harper

    as Chick Boyle
  • Hurd Hatfield

    as Old Granddaddy
Directing Bruce Beresford Director
Writing Beth Henley Screenplay