After Dark, My Sweet, 1990. A neo-noir film directed by James Foley. Starring Jason Patric, Bruce Dern, and Rachel Ward. Based on the 1955 Jim Thompson novel of the same name.
Ex-boxer Kevin “Kid” Collins is a drifter and an escapee from a mental hospital. He meets Fay Anderson, a widow, who convinces him to help fix up the neglected estate her ex-husband left. “Uncle Bud” talks them both into helping kidnap a rich boy for ransom money, and the ex-fighter must make decisions about his loyalties and what is right.