This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Postman Always Rings Twice, The (Movie)
James M. Cain's adulterous lovers, deodorized via Mamet's screenplay. The 1946 version had the heat.