Diabolique

1996

Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Director: Jeremiah Chechik
Writer: Pierre Boileau (novel “Celle Qui N’Etait Plus”), Thomas Narcejac (novel “Celle Qui N’Etait Plus”), Henri-Georges Clouzot (screenplay “Les Diaboliques”), Don Roos (screenplay)
Cast: Sharon Stone, Isabelle Adjani, Chazz Palminteri, Kathy Bates, Spalding Gray, Shirley Knight, Allen Garfield, Adam Hann-Byrd

Synopsis:
Mia Baran (Isabelle Adjani) and Nicole Horner (Sharon Stone) develop a devious plot to murder Mia’s overbearing husband Guy Baran (Chazz Palminteri). After drowning Guy, Mia and Nicole dispose of the body in a murky pool, hoping that anyone who finds his body will come to the conclusion that he drowned. When the pool is drained, no body is found, leaving the women to wonder if Guy actually died. Will the women get away with bloody murder? Or has someone removed the body of the victim to play mind games with them?

Quotes:
Nicole: “Still, if it’s all the same to you, I’d rather not hang over fried chicken.”