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Sleeping with the Enemy [1991 film] by…

Sleeping with the Enemy [1991 film] (1991)

by Joseph Ruben (Director), Ronald Bass (Screenwriter)

Other authors: Julia Roberts, Nancy Price (Original book), Julia Roberts (Actress)

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Bass, RonaldScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Julia Robertssecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Price, NancyOriginal booksecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Roberts, JuliaActresssecondary authorall editionsconfirmed

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This is the 1991 film Sleeping with the Enemy starring Julia Roberts. Please do not combine with the book on which it is based, any other book of the same name, any other film of the same name, screenplay, etc.
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At first, Martin Burney appeared to be the man of Laura's dreams. He was handsome, successful, and seductively attentive. It wasn't until they were married that she discovered the real Martin was a woman's worst nightmare...compulsive, controlling and dangerously violent. After three years of living in fear and dread, Laura plans her escape. Knowing that nothing...short of death...would prevent Martin from tracking her down, she fakes drowning in a boating accident, and relocates to a small midwestern town. Even with a new look and a new identity, Laura lives in the grip of fear, stalked by the memory of Martin's brutality...a memory that comes terrifyingly to lifewhen Martin discovers that Laura is still alive. Driven by demented obsession, Martin will stop at nothing to find his wife and make her pay for her deceit.… (more)

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