Lunchtime Movie Review

Sea of Love (1989)

Episode #59

Universal Pictures released Sea of Love on September 15, 1989. Harold Becker directed the film starring Al Pacino, Ellen Barkin, and John Goodman.

‘Sea of Love’ Plot Synopsis

Sea of Love takes place in Manhattan. Detective Frank Keller is a veteran cop with twenty years on the force, but he’s terribly lonely. His ex-wife, Denise, left him for a colleague from the same precinct named Gruber. When a man dies from a gunshot wound to the neck while the song, Sea of Love plays on an old 45; the P.D. places Frank in charge of the investigation. In time, a Detective Sherman joins Frank when his district finds a second victim with the same type wounds. Additionally, they learn the victims have something else in common. They wrote into a  lonely hearts column for the New York Weekly. After a third death, Frank convinces his boss to let him go undercover with a submission to the magazine as well. However, Frank winds up falling in love with a woman named Helen Cruger. Once she becomes the investigation’s prime suspect, Frank has trouble putting his feelings for her aside. Thus jeopardizing the investigation.

Read the full summary, and add the film to your collection today!

Leave a Comment and Follow Us

Please let us know what you think of the film in the comments section, and rate this movie from one to five stars below as well. If there is a film you’d like us to review, send us an email at comments@moviehousememories.com with your name, location, and film choice. And finally, if you are of the social media persuasion, you can look Movie House Memories up on Twitter or Pinterest, and if you do, please give us a follow when you find us.

Disclaimer

This podcast is for entertainment and information purposes only. The theme music for Lunchtime Movie Review, Fireworks is provided courtesy of Alexander Nakarada at serpentsoundstudios.com under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License. All original content of this podcast is the intellectual property of Lunchtime Movie Review, the MHM Podcast Network, and Fuzzy Bunny Slippers Entertainment LLC unless otherwise noted.

MHM's Rating

Our Rating

Our Rating

Universal Pictures released Sea of Love on September 15, 1989. Harold Becker directed the film starring Al Pacino, Ellen Barkin, and John Goodman.

User Rating: 2.95 ( 1 votes)
Show More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button

Adblock Detected

Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker