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Number: 117

poster Shipping News, The

IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (30845 votes)

Country: USA, 111 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama

Director(s): Lasse Hallström

Storyline:
An inksetter in New York, Quoyle returns to his family's longtime home, a small fishing town in Newfoundland, with his young daughter, after a traumatizing experience with her mother, Petal, who sold her to an illegal adoption agency. Though Quoyle has had little success thus far in life, his shipping news column in the newspaper "The Gammy Bird" finds an audience, and his experiences in the town change his life. Then he meets the widow Wavey...

Cast:

photo Kevin Spacey Kevin Spacey Quoyle
photo Julianne Moore Julianne Moore Wavey Prowse
photo Judi Dench Judi Dench Agnis Hamm
photo Cate Blanchett Cate Blanchett Petal
photo Pete Postlethwaite Pete Postlethwaite Tert Card

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1