Among the multitude of erotic thrillers that had been released in the late eighties,
Woman Of Desire is interesting only because Robert Ginty, the star of the B-grade
action films of the previous decade, directed it. Those who do not tend to be
nostalgic about the 1980s can see good reason in the movies that made Ginty a
star doing that. As director, Ginty did very little to improve that impression.
The protagonist of the movie is Jack (Jeff Fahey), a yacht skipper who falls madly in love with Christina Ford (Bo Derek). However, she has a relationship with the rich....