Directed by Robert Altman protege Alan Rudolph (WELCOME TO L.A., CHOOSE ME, THE MODERNS), MORTAL THOUGHTS is a low-key thriller revolving around the friendship of two women, a friendship that--one suspects--is the most important relationship in either of their lives.
When we first see Cynthia Kellogg (Demi Moore), she's confessing to police detectives John Woods (Harvey Keitel) and Linda Nealon (Billie Neal)--and a video camera. Her story begins with the wedding of her best friend Joyce (Glenne Headly) to handsome, loutish James Urbanski (Bruce Willis). Joyce
and Cynthia work together at Joyce's beauty salon, Clip 'n' Dye, in Bayonne, New Jersey, and as Cynthia...