Crime and Passion is an intense tale of intrigue about financial advisor Andre (Omar Sharif) who gets in a little over his head with his furious client, Rolf (Bernard Wicki) and makes a series of poor decisions. In order to keep his wealthy client happy and save himself in the process, Andre devises a plot to save himself and persuades his lover, Susan (Karen Black), to marry Rolf and take the heat off of himself. Naturally, this plan backfires in the worst way for the duplicitous couple when Rolf discovers their secret plot and sets his sights on both of them with murder in mind. Soon, shocking paranormal twists take hold and make this a thriller that you have to see! Crime and Passion was directed by Ivan Passer and also stars Heinz Ehrenfreund, Elma Karlowa, Volker Prechtel, and Joseph Bottoms as an attractive ski instructor who elicits Susan's attention.