KANSAS CITY

A film by Robert Altman

Cast : Jane Adams, Brooke Smith, Steve Buscemi, Dermot Mulroney, Michael Murphy, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Miranda Richardson, Harry Belafonte

1996 / drama / Etats-Unis / original title : KANSAS CITY / 118’ / Color / status : completed / English / long feature-film / French catalog

Kansas City, 1934. Blondie O’Hara, a young telegraph operator, concocts a desperate plan to kidnap Carolyn Stilton, the socialite wife of an advisor to President Franklin Roosevelt. Her goal is to exchange Mrs Stilton for her petty thief of a husband, who has been caught by legendary gangster Seldom Seen.