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Body Heat

1981

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  • Hadn't yet seen Double Indemnity when I first encountered this somewhere in my teens, so I didn't realize then how shamelessly derivative it is. Still, Hurt's Ned Racine is a very different specimen of cocksure patsy than Walter Neff, and few actresses in movie history have been given a screen debut as galvanizing as Kathleen Turner's; their dynamic is their own, sheer neo-noir bliss.