Light Sleeper (1992)


Light Sleeper Poster
Original Title: Light Sleeper
Type: Movie
Genre: Crime, Drama
Runtime: 103 Minutes    (1 Hours : 43 Minutes)
Release Date: 13 Mar 1992 (UK)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English
Rated: R
Director: 
Paul Schrader
Writer: 
Paul Schrader
Stars: 
Willem Dafoe, Susan Sarandon, Dana Delany  »




Description

A drug dealer reconsiders his profession when his boss plans to go straight and an old flame reappears.




Plot

A drug dealer with upscale clientele is having moral problems going about his daily deliveries. A reformed addict, he has never gotten over the wife that left him, and the couple that use him for deliveries worry about his mental well-being and his effectiveness at his job. Meanwhile someone is killing women in apparently drug-related incidents. Written by Ed Sutton




Tagline

A story about the discovery of the spirit, the Lure of Decadence, and the Chance for Escape. [Australia theatrical]





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    Posibilidad de escape (Spain)
    Безсъние (Bulgaria, Bulgarian title)
    Perigo Incerto (Portugal)
    Lo spacciatore (Italy)
    O Dono da Noite (Brazil)

  • Company

    Carolco Pictures

  • Country

    United States

  • Certification

    Australia:M
    Canada:14A (Canadian Home Video rating)
    Canada:14A (Canadian Home Video)
    Finland:K-16
    France:16
    Germany:16
    Iceland:16
    Italy:T
    Norway:15 (cinema rating)
    Portugal:M/16
    South Korea:18
    Spain:18
    United Kingdom:15
    United States:R

  • Location

    Hotel Pennsylvania
    West 32nd Street
    Manhattan
    New York City
    New York
    USA





  • Details (Financial)

  • Budget

    $5,000,000





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.85 : 1

  • Color

    Color

  • Sound Mix

    Mono





  • Details (Other)

  • Awards

    1 win & 6 nominations.