->''Some fantasies go too far.''
-->-- '''Tagline'''

Directed by Creator/WilliamFriedkin and written and produced by Creator/JoeEszterhas, ''Jade'' is a 1995 erotic thriller starring David Caruso, who also starred in the popular cop drama TV show, ''[[NYPDBlue NYPD Blue]]'', Linda Fiorentino who starred in ''TheLastSeduction'' and Chazz Palminteri, who was fresh off of receiving an Oscar nomination for ''BulletsOverBroadway''.

When an important millionaire was mysteriously murdered, San Francisco attorney David Corelli (Caruso) investigates the case and the first suspect is Katrina Gavin (Fiorentino), who happens to be Corelli's ex-lover and is married to local attorney Matt Gavin (Palminteri). A web of blackmail and prostitution arises and Corelli must discover who really committed the crime before it is too late.
!!This film displays examples of:

* AssholeVictim: Kyle Medford
* BitheWay: Patrice mentions that she'd like to meet Jade because she's into women
* BoxOfficeBomb: The film was largely lambasted by critics and failed at the box office, grossing only about $9.6 million domestically over a budget of $50 million.
* BrainyBrunette: Dr Katrina Gavin (academically she's bright her common sense when it comes to her personal relationships isn't so stellar though)
* ChaseScene -- This chase scene has one running through a Chinatown parade and ends with Corelli being [[{{Narm}} knocked into the ocean bay in a more cartoonish fashion]].
* CrazyJealousGuy: Matt
* Fanservice: Linda Fiorentino doing full frontal nudity and several graphic sex scenes
* HighClassCallGirl: Patrice and [[spoiler: Katrina]]
* HomePornMovie -- Corelli receives a copy of a sex tape in a dead man's beach house.
* LoveTriangle: Matt, David and Katrina are part of one thats been going on for years
* SoundtrackDissonance -- Rites of Spring was played during the middle of the film. Also in a scene in which Corelli is examing clues about the case.
* YourCheatingHeart: Matt and [[spoiler: Katrina]]