- 2 hr 7 min
Cape Fear is a psychological thriller that made its way to the theaters in 1991. The top stars in the film include Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange, Juliette Lewis, and Joe Don Baker. The story revolves around a convict that decides to stalk a lawyer, played by Nicke Nolte, after finishing his prison time. The lawyer has a perfect wife, a daughter, and a perfectly happy existence until a nemesis is released from prison. Robert De Niro plays the role of the psychopathic convicted rapist released from prison. He has only one thing on his mind, after his release, and that is stalking the lawyer that convicted him. Certainly, he blames the lawyer for his 14-year-long conviction because of his inferior defense tactics. He plots revenge, with his wealth of knowledge on the law.