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Waterland (1992)

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Drama · 1h 35m · 10/30/1992

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Description

Jeremy Irons delivers a brilliant performance in this powerful and provocative motion picture. Irons portrays disillusioned history professor Tom Crick, who, in an age of cynicism and despair. inspires his students to embrace the past and discover the marvels and mysteries of life. For his final lecture, Crick tells the history of the English marsh lands known as The Fens. He spins a tale that begins before World War I and encompasses his family history, his childhood with his mentally challenged brother and his romance with the beautiful girl who became his wife, but is now a deeply disturbed woman. In telling his story of incest. abortion, murder. domestic abuse, insanity and kidnapping, Crick gains an understanding of his tragic life as he pierces his students' apathy A young Ethan Hawke heads a stellar supporting cast. Based on the novel by 1300ker Prize-winning author Graham Swift.

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United Kingdom

Production Companies

Fine Line Features, Palace Production, Pandora Cinema, Channel Four Films, British Screen Productions, New Line Cinema

Budget

$10,000,000

Revenue

$1,034,287
Cast
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Jeremy Irons

Tom Crick
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Sinéad Cusack

Mary Crick
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Grant Warnock

Young Tom
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Lena Headey

Young Mary
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Callum Dixon

Freddie Parr
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Sean Maguire

Peter (as Sean McGuire)
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Ross McCall

Terry
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Camilla Hebditch

Shirley
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David Morrissey

Dick Crick
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John Heard

Lewis Scott
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Maggie Gyllenhaal

Maggie Ruth
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Ethan Hawke

Matthew Price
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Cara Buono

Judy Dobson
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Pete Postlethwaite

Henry Crick (as Peter Postlethwaite)
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Stewart Richman

Ernest Atkinson
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Siri Neal

Helen Atkinson
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Gareth Thomas

Publican
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Susannah Fellows

Rebecca Scott
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Colin Bruce

Guest at Dinner Party
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Kate Harper

Guest at Dinner Party
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Bradley Lavelle

Guest at Dinner Party
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Jana Sheldon

Guest at Dinner Party
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Alesh Hlosek

Scott Child (as Alesh Hlozek)
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Kimberley Lakey

Scott Child
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Tessa Wilkin

Scott Child (as Tessa Wilkins)
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Tony Vogel

Stan Booth
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Paul Haigh

RAF Man 1
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Giles Thomas

RAF Man 2
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Larry John Meyers

Senior Police Officer
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Tina Benko

Baby's Mother
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Rohn Thomas

Barman
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Matyelok Gibbs

Martha Clay
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Joylon Stephenson

Joe (as Jolyon Stephenson)
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Nicholas Boyce

Leroy
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Miguel Montalvo

Stephen Bates
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Alison Everns

Alison
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Latoya Heard

Julie
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Kalvin Palmer

Marshall
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Jennifer Meyer

Sara
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Christine Christie

Angie
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Vanessa Pfluger

Vanessa
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Joe Collis

Boy
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Paul Hardy

Boy
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Eric Dumbaugh

Boy
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Monique Idlebird

Girl
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Hasmin Stremikis

Girl
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Stéphanie Anderson

Other Pupil
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Fernando Cassas

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Jeff Hoffman

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J. Michael Hunter

Other Pupil (as Michael Hunter)
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Anne Kilpack

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Sara Ittmann

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Nadia Siraj

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Josh Wheaton

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Crew
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Stephen Gyllenhaal

Director
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Graham Swift

Writer
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Peter Prince

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Waterland

(DVD)

5/9/2006

Disc Title Front Cover

Waterland

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/14/2018

Disc Title Front Cover

Waterland / Monster in a Box / Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (Triple Feature)

(DVD)

9/11/2007

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