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Oscar Nominee

Genre:  Drama, Romance
Running Time:  126 min.
Release Date: January 7, 2000

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Cast: Ethan Hawke, Richard Jenkins, James Cromwell, Youki Kudoh, Max von Sydow, Rick Yune


This is the film based on the best-selling novel of the same name by David Guterson. Hawke plays a journalist whose World War II memories come flooding back as he covers a murder trial on a remote Pacific Northwest island.

Turns out the man accused of murdering a Washington state fisherman has a Japanese wife who the reporter was once deeply in love with and who he still has the hots for.

Director: Scott Hicks
Studio: Universal Pictures
Producer(s): Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Ronald Bass
Screenplay: Ronald Bass, Scott Hicks
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