One Night Stand (1997)

One Night Stand (1997)

  • 3.2
  • 102 mins
  • Drama


In Los Angeles, Max Carlyle (Wesley Snipes) makes a good living directing commercials and has a happy home life with his wife, Mimi (Ming-Na Wen), and two children. When Carlyle travels to New York City to visit his friend Charlie (Robert Downey Jr.), who has been diagnosed with AIDS, he has repeat run-ins with a beautiful woman, Karen (Nastassja Kinski), and eventually sleeps with her. Though he goes home the next day and doesn't return until a year later, Carlyle's infidelity still lingers.

Short Review

Showcases one of Figgis' primary strengths: his gift for drawing superb performances from actors.