Taglines: Some passions can be deadly.
Eddie is a private detective. When a client asks him to help persuade his ex-wife to leave him alone, Eddie says yes. Nothing strange about that ?, well ‘ex’ refers to the fact that she died 10 years ago. Eddie thinks this will be an ‘easy money’ case, but soon falls for the beautiful woman who insists she’s no ghost. Is she, or isn’t she ?. Watch and find out.
Gotham, also known as The Dead Can’t Lie, is a 1988 American thriller film written and directed by Lloyd Fonvielle and starring Tommy Lee Jones, Virginia Madsen, Colin Bruce, Denise Stephenson, Kevin Jarre, Frederic Forrest, Michael Chapman, Alec Willows and Michael Villella. The film was originally created for Showtime.
Gotham – The Dead Can’t Lie (1988)
Directed by: Lloyd Fonvielle
Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Virginia Madsen, Colin Bruce, Denise Stephenson, Kevin Jarre, Frederic Forrest, Michael Chapman, Alec Willows, Michael Villella
Screenplay by: Lloyd Fonvielle
Production Design by: Carol Spier
Cinematography by: Michael Chapman
Film Editing by: Evan A. Lottman
Costume Design by: Linda Matheson
Music by: George S. Clinton
Distributed by: Universal Pictures
Release Date: August 21, 1988