DVD Waterland [DVD] [1993] [English] [Region 1] (DVD 51249),
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Waterland [DVD] [1993] [English] [Region 1]

  • R
  • DVD
  • 1 disc
  • Region 1 USA/CA (info)
  • Tom Crick (Jeremy Irons) is a withered history teacher whose students don't find his lessons on the French Revolution worthwhile. So instead, Tom spends class time telling his students about some 30-year-old family skeletons he's trying, hopelessly, to forget. Though he shares them with his students, Tom's problems are wholly intimate: his wife, Mary, haunted by painful memories, is on the brink of insanity. But as Tom continues to talk, he goes further and further back in time, narrating a personal and social history filled with jealously, madness and death.
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  • Additional Info
    Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): ID1311LIDVD

  • Credits
    Jeremy Irons, Sinead Cusack, John Heard, Ethan Hawke, Pete Postlethwaite
  • Critic Reviews
    "...Stephen Gyllenhaal weaves a surreal past into the present with hypnotic skill..."
    Rolling Stone

    "...A fearlessly eccentric film of haunting depth....Irons's remarkable gravity dispels any sense of the frivolous..."
    New York Times

    3 stars out of 5 -- "Strikingly shot....The film works mainly due to a raft of sensitive performances..."
    Total Film

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