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Cape Fear

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7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo75%
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Rated: 18+ (R)19912h 8mOn: Starz Tags: Prison Police Revenge Country: America

Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was a public defender assigned to Max Cady's rape trial, and he made a serious error: he hid a document from his illiterate client that could have gotten him acquitted. Now, the cagey, bibliophile Cady has been released, and he intends to teach Sam Bowden and his family a thing or two about loss.Cape Fear featuring Robert De Niro and Nick Nolte is streaming on Starz, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 6 others. It's a crime and drama movie with a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 75% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (157,949 votes).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Starz).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 5 others).

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#1,334 Ranked Movie

#26 Ranked in Dog Movies

#104 Ranked in Movies on Starz

#294 Ranked in Crime Movies

Cape Fear has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 75% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (157,949 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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