Summer Heat

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"Anything can happen in the heat of the moment… even murder!"
  • R
  • 1987
  • 1 hr 20 min
  • 4.8  (392)

Summer Heat is a 1987 romantic drama film that follows the story of a young woman named Sally (played by Lori Singer), whose life is turned upside down when she meets a handsome and mysterious musician named Jake (played by Anthony Edwards). Set in the small town of Eagle Rock, California during the sweltering summer months, the film explores themes of love, passion, and betrayal.

Sally is a talented cellist who dreams of making it big in the music industry. She is dating a successful businessman named Michael (played by Bruce Abbott), who seems to have everything going for him. However, Sally feels unfulfilled in her relationship and yearns for something more. Her life takes a dramatic turn when she meets Jake, a charismatic and enigmatic musician who captures her heart.

At first, Sally is hesitant to pursue a relationship with Jake since he seems to be hiding a dark past. However, the more she gets to know him, the more she is drawn to his magnetic personality and raw talent. As they spend more time together, their chemistry becomes undeniable, and they fall deeply in love.

Despite Sally's newfound happiness, things begin to unravel when Michael finds out about her affair with Jake. He realizes that he could lose Sally forever and becomes increasingly jealous and possessive. Meanwhile, Jake's past catches up with him, and he is forced to confront some old demons that threaten to tear apart his relationship with Sally.

The film is directed by Michie Gleason and boasts stunning cinematography that captures the scorching heat of the California summer. The soundtrack features original music from renowned composer Bill Conti, which adds to the film's romantic and dramatic tone.

Lori Singer delivers a captivating performance as Sally, a conflicted woman torn between two men and her passion for music. Anthony Edwards portrays Jake as a brooding and mysterious musician, whose past haunts him at every turn. Bruce Abbott shines as Michael, the successful businessman whose love for Sally blinds him to her desires and aspirations.

Summer Heat is a timeless film that explores the complexities of love and relationships. It invites the audience to feel the heat of passion and the pain of betrayal, while showcasing the beauty and magic of newfound love. It's a film that will leave a lasting impression on viewers and remind them of the power of love, even in the hottest of summers.

Summer Heat is a 1987 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 20 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.8.

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    1 hr 20 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    4.8  (392)