Box Office: $4.0M
PRINCIPAL CASTJames Spader, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Lesley Ann Warren, Jeremy Davies, Patrick Bauchau, Stephen McHattie, Oz Perkins, Amy Locane, Jessica Tuck
WRITERErin Cressida Wilson
An adaptation of a short story by Mary Gatskill, this is a romantic comedy about a twisted S&M relationship between Edward, a lawyer (Spader) and Lee, his assistant (Gyllenhaal). Lee was just recently released from a mental hospital who enjoys taking orders.
strong sexuality, some nudity, depiction of behavioral disorders, and language