The Unbelievable Truth


1h 38m 1989

Brief Synopsis

Audry is supposed to be on her way to college, but when she becomes pre-occupied with a mysterious mechanic out on parole for supposedly killing the father of his one-time sweetheart, her life unravels in ways both distressing and wonderful. A stylish and odd paean to love and unknowable truth.

Film Details

Also Known As
Unbelievable Truth, Verdacht Auf Liebe
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Overseas Filmgroup
Distribution Company
CINEPLEX ODEON FILMS/MIRAMAX; Cineplex Odeon Films; Cineplex Odeon Films; Electric Pictures/Contemporary Films Ltd; Kuzui Enterprises; MIRAMAX; StudioCanal; Studiocanal
Location
Lindenhurst, Long Island, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 38m

Synopsis

Audry is supposed to be on her way to college, but when she becomes pre-occupied with a mysterious mechanic out on parole for supposedly killing the father of his one-time sweetheart, her life unravels in ways both distressing and wonderful. A stylish and odd paean to love and unknowable truth.

Film Details

Also Known As
Unbelievable Truth, Verdacht Auf Liebe
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Overseas Filmgroup
Distribution Company
CINEPLEX ODEON FILMS/MIRAMAX; Cineplex Odeon Films; Cineplex Odeon Films; Electric Pictures/Contemporary Films Ltd; Kuzui Enterprises; MIRAMAX; StudioCanal; Studiocanal
Location
Lindenhurst, Long Island, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 38m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer July 20, 1990

Released in United States August 17, 1990

Released in United States on Video February 27, 1991

Released in United States April 1989

Released in United States May 15, 1989

Released in United States September 1989

Released in United States October 1989

Released in United States October 7, 1989

Released in United States November 1989

Released in United States January 1990

Released in United States May 31, 1990

Released in United States June 1990

Released in United States July 1990

Released in United States July 15, 1990

Released in United States 1991

Released in United States May 1999

Released in United States June 1999

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 15, 1989.

Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals September 8 & 10, 1989.

Shown at Independent Feature Film Market (IFFM) in New York City October 4-13, 1989.

Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival October 7, 1989.

Shown at London Film Festival November 10-26, 1989.

Shown at United States Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 20-28, 1990.

Shown at Seattle International Film Festival May 31, 1990.

Shown at Sydney Film Festival June 8-22, 1990.

Shown at Taormina Film Festival, Italy July 20-29, 1990.

Shown at Wine Country Film Festival July 15, 1990.

Released in United States August 17, 1990 (Los Angeles)

Released in United States on Video February 27, 1991

Released in United States April 1989 (Shown at AFI/Los Angeles International Film Festival (U.S. Independent Cinema) April 13-27, 1989.)

Released in United States May 15, 1989 (Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 15, 1989.)

Released in United States September 1989 (Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals September 8 & 10, 1989.)

Released in United States October 1989 (Shown at Independent Feature Film Market (IFFM) in New York City October 4-13, 1989.)

Released in United States October 7, 1989 (Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival October 7, 1989.)

Released in United States November 1989 (Shown at London Film Festival November 10-26, 1989.)

Released in United States 1991 (Shown at New South Wales and Queensland as part of The Traveling Film Festival 1991, an offshoot of the Sydney Film Festival.)

Released in United States May 1999 (Shown at Dockers Khakis/IFP's Classically Independent Film Festival in New York City (Film Forum) May 7-10, 1999.)

Feature directorial debut for Hal Hartley.

Shown at Dockers Khakis/IFP's Classically Independent Film Festival in Los Angeles (Writers Guild Theater) June 25-28, 1999.

Released in United States Summer July 20, 1990

Released in United States June 1999 (Shown at Dockers Khakis/IFP's Classically Independent Film Festival in Los Angeles (Writers Guild Theater) June 25-28, 1999.)

Released in United States January 1990 (Shown at United States Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 20-28, 1990.)

Released in United States May 31, 1990 (Shown at Seattle International Film Festival May 31, 1990.)

Released in United States July 1990 (Shown at Taormina Film Festival, Italy July 20-29, 1990.)

Released in United States June 1990 (Shown at Sydney Film Festival June 8-22, 1990.)

Shown at New South Wales and Queensland as part of The Traveling Film Festival 1991, an offshoot of the Sydney Film Festival.

Released in United States July 15, 1990 (Shown at Wine Country Film Festival July 15, 1990.)

Shown at Dockers Khakis/IFP's Classically Independent Film Festival in New York City (Film Forum) May 7-10, 1999.