Released Date
August 17, 1990
Distributor
The Samuel Goldwyn Company
Genre
Drama
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$14,560,247 + $1,178 = $14,561,425
57

Nicolas Cage

as Sailor Ripley

54

Laura Dern

as Lula Pace Fortune

66

Willem Dafoe

as Bobby Peru

69

Isabella Rossellini

as Perdita Durango

57

Crispin Glover

as Dell

56

Sherilyn Fenn

as Girl in Accident

1926-2017

Harry Dean Stanton

as Johnnie Farragut

54

Sheryl Lee

as Good Witch

85

Diane Ladd

as Marietta Fortune

1932-2019

W Morgan Sheppard

as Mr. Reindeer

1943-1996

Jack Nance

as 00 Spool

80

Grace Zabriskie

as Juana Durango

About Wild at Heart

Young lovers Sailor and Lula run from the variety of weirdos that Lula's mom has hired to kill Sailor.

About

David Lynch film about a young couple who go on the run from her domineering mother and the gangsters she hired. It is based on the 1989 novel of the same name by Barry Gifford.

Trivia

The film includes several allusions to The Wizard of Oz and Elvis Presley movies. It won the Palme d'Or at the 1990 Cannes Film Festival, and Diane Ladd was an Academy Award and Golden Globe nominee for Best Supporting Actress.