Production info

Desperately Seeking Susan
USA, 1985

Rosanna Arquette, Madonna
Directed by Susan Seidelman


Roberta, a housewife desperately seeking adventure in her boring suburban life, becomes obsessed with the 'Susan' she reads about in personal ads in a newspaper and finds herself taking over the identity of this flamboyant temptress. This Susan, however, had unknowingly taken priceless Nefertiti earrings from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and is now being pursued by criminals.

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