Fool for Love

USA, 1985, 106 min

Directed by:

Robert Altman


Sam Shepard


Pierre Mignot


George Burt
(more professions)


Cowboy drifter Eddie (Shepard) reconnects with May (Basinger), the love of his life, in a seedy desert moteleven though she's taken up with a new boyfriend (Randy Quaid). But that's not the only threat to their rekindled passion. A mysterious old man (Harry Dean Stanton) also harbors a secret so dark and forbidden, it could destroy Eddie and May's love forever. (official distributor synopsis)