Scent of a Woman (1992)

Directed by
Martin Brest

Lt. Colonel Frank Slade (Al Pacino) is a retired US army officer. He's completely blind and is found to be extremely hard to get on with.

Charlie Simms (Chris O'Donnell) is a student who is trying to raise some money to get home for christmas so agrees to take on the job of 'babysitting' Frank over the Thanksgiving holiday.

When Frank's niece is safely out of the way Frank decides to take himself and his new companion to New York for the weekend, a weekend that changes both their lives forever.

Al Pacino won an Oscar for his grandstanding lead performance in this film.

Written by ,

Also known as "Pasiones Salvajes", "Perfume de Mujer", "Perfume de Mulher"

Genre: Film

Production Year: 1992

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Filmed in Colour


Image for Al PacinoAl Pacino...Lt. Col. Frank Slade
Image for Chris OChris O'Donnell...Charlie Simms
Image for James RebhornJames Rebhorn...Mr. Trask
Gabrielle Anwar...Donna
Image for Philip Seymour HoffmanPhilip Seymour Hoffman...George Willis Jr.
Richard Venture...W.R. Slade
Image for Bradley WhitfordBradley Whitford...Randy
Rochelle Oliver...Gretchen
Margaret Eginton...Gail
Tom Riis Farrell...Garry
Nicholas Sadler...Harry Havemeyer
Todd Louiso...Trent Potter
Image for Matt SmithMatt Smith...Jimmy Jameson
Gene Canfield...Manny
Image for Frances ConroyFrances Conroy...Christine Downes