->''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, ''Series/NYPDBlue'', Linda Fiorentino who starred in ''Film/TheLastSeduction'' and Chazz Palminteri, who was fresh off of receiving an Oscar nomination for ''Film/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
* 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.
* MagicBrakes: Corelli's car's brakes fail as he's heading down one of San Francisco's trademark steep hills. Naturally, it was due to [[VehicularSabotage someone cutting the brake line...]]
* 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]]