Cafe Society

  • 1996
  • Movie
  • R
  • Docudrama

A seedy noir drama set in 1952 New York and based on a real-life scandal involving the dissolute heir to a margarine fortune, hypocritical politicians and a colorful cast of grifters, party girls and hangers-on. Aimless, 23-year-old playboy Mickey Jelke (Frank Whaley) takes up with hard-eyed beauty Pat Ward (Lara Flynn Boyle), whose secret, impoverished...read more