February 8, 1980
Julian makes a lucrative living as an escort to older women in the Los Angeles area. He begins a relationship with Michelle, a local politician's wife, without expecting any pay. One of his clients is murdered and Detective Sunday begins pumping him for details on his different clients, something he is reluctant to do considering the nature of his work. Julian begins to suspect he's being framed. Meanwhile Michelle begins to fall in love with him.
Awards: Nominated for 2 Golden Globes.
Budget: $4,800,000 (estimated)
Worldwide Gross: $53,000,000
Soundtrack: The Love I Saw in You Is Just a Mirage by Smokey Robinson (as W. Robinson) and Marvin Tarplin (as M. Tarplin) Performed by Smokey Robinson & The Miracles (as Smokey Robinson and The Miracles) Courtesy of Motown Records
Richard Gere, Lauren Hutton, Hector Elizondo
08 Feb 1980 (USA)