Last Embrace

last-embrace Rating: 6.2/10 (2,132 votes)
Director: Jonathan Demme
Writer: Murray Teigh Bloom / David Shaber
Stars: Roy Scheider / Janet Margolin / John Glover…
Duration: 102 min
Genre: Mystery / Romance / Thriller
Released: 04 May 1979 (USA)
Plot: When his wife is killed in a restaurant shoot-out, intelligence man Harry Hannan (Roy Scheider) has a breakdown and finds that his department doesn't want him back. Someone's trying to kill him and it could be them, though a cryptic Jewish death-threat suggests there's something else going on. His only ally seems to be mousy Ellie Fabian (Janet Margolin) who has managed to move into his New York apartment. Written by Jeremy Perkins