The Spanish Prisoner
|Director of Photography:||Gabriel Beristain|
|Production Designer:||Tim Galvin|
|Sony Pictures Classics; PG; 112 minutes|
|Cast:||Campbell Scott, Rebecca Pidgeon, Steve Martin, Ben Gazzara and Ricky Jay|
A cat-and-mouse mystery that entangles an inventor (Scott), a magic formula, a wealthy playboy (Martin) and a seductress (Pidgeon) in a game of who's who. This is Mamet at his best: witty dialogue, a crafty plot and several brilliant touches of Alfred Hitchcock.