A chance encounter between two lonely women leads to a passionate romance in this lesbian cult classic. Therese, a struggling young sales clerk, and Carol, a homemaker in the midst of a bitter divorce, abandon their oppressive daily routines for the freedom of the open road, where their love can blossom. But their newly discovered bliss is shattered when Carol is forced to choose between her child and her lover. Author Patricia Highsmith is best known...
The library of America volume 95
Distributed to the trade in the U.S. by Penguin Books USA
892 pages ; 21 cm.
A collection of five crime novels written during the 1950s. The killer inside me / Jim Thompson, The talented Mr. Ripley / Patricia Highsmith, Pick-up / Charles Willeford, Down there / David Goodis, The real cool killers / Chester Himes.
Magnolia Home Entertainment
1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
A crime novelist obsessed with an unsolved murder case begins to fantasize about committing a crime of his own. His marriage is an unhappy one, and his desire to be free from his beautiful but damaged wife becomes an obsession. But when his wife is found dead, the lines blur between innocence and intent, forcing the question: who, in fact, is the real killer?