Clint Eastwood, Genevieve Bujold - Tightrope
Clint Eastwood - Tightrope
Clint Eastwood - Tightrope

Clint Eastwood plays Wes Block, a detective investigating a series of murders in New Orleans. All murdered women are prostitutes killed by one sexual obsessed serial killer. After a prostitute is being murdered after a visit of Block, he becomes a suspect himself.

On his search Block meets Beryl Thibodeaux (Genevieve Bujold) a rape prevention officerleader. After a while they become involved and search together for the murder. This together with the thought that the killer shares the same fantasies with Block complicates the investigation.

Books with substantial mentioning of Tightrope
Geoff Mayer and Brian McDonnell
Encyclopedia of Film Noir
Westport, Connecticut/London, 2007

James Robert Parish
The Great Cop Pictures
Metuchen, N.J., & London, 1990

United States 1984

Directed by
Richard Tuggle

Alison Eastwood
Jamie Rose


Running time:114 minutes
Country:United States

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