|Behind the Red Door 2003 R, 105 min.|
Director: Matia Karrell
Cast: Kyra Sedgwick, Kiefer Sutherland, Stockard Channing, Jason Carter, Chuck Shamata, Hannah Lochner, Corey Staden, Phillip Craig, Laura Press, Ian Eugene Ryan, William Colgate, Joseph Rutten, Mary Walsh, Frank Holden, Matt Sharpe
NYC photographer Natalie (Kyra Sedgwick) accepts a contract in Boston, which was arranged by her friend, Julia (Stockard Channing). But Julia's real motivation was to force Natalie to face her estranged brother, Roy (Kiefer Sutherland), now a successful advertising guru. This brings back bad memories of Natalie's youth with an abusive father that she must now face, especially when Roy, an openly gay man, tells her he is in the advanced stages of AIDS.
|Marion Bridge 2002 N/R, 90 min.|
Director: Wiebke von Carolsfeld
Cast: Molly Parker, Stacy Smith, Marguerite McNeil, Ellen Page, Hollis McLaren, Emmy Alcorn, Joseph Rutten, Nicola Lipman, Jackie Torrens, Kevin Curran, Linda Busby, Rebecca Jenkins
When Agnes (Molly Parker) returns to Nova Scotia to help care for her dying mother (Marguerite McNeill), she also must confront her two sisters (Stacy Smith and Rebecca Jenkins) from whom she has been estranged. As family members begin to deal with each other, long-hidden secrets are revealed.
|The Pilot's Wife 2001 PG-13, 90 min.|
Director: Robert Markowitz
Cast: Christine Lahti, Campbell Scott, John Heard, Kirsty Mitchell, Alison Pill, Nigel Bennett, Richard Donat, Mauralea Austin, Joseph Rutten, Sophie Hough
Kathryn (Christine Lahti) learns that her pilot husband has been killed in an airplane accident. She is further saddened that he is accused of causing the accident through carelessness. With a pilot friend, Robert (Campbell Scott), she investigates with the intent of clearing his name. But she finds that her husband had a double life. This made-for-TV film is based on a novel by Anita Shreve.
|The Weight of Water 2000 R, 113 min.|
Genre: Drama / Mystery / Thriller
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Cast: Catherine McCormack, Sarah Polley, Sean Penn, Josh Lucas, Elizabeth Hurley, Ciaran Hinds, Ulrich Thomsen, Anders W. Berthelsen, Katrin Cartlidge, Vinessa Shaw, Richard Donat, Joseph Rutten, John Walf, Adam Curry, John Maclaren
Photojournalist Jean James (Catherine McCormack) is researching a sensational axe murder that occurred in 1873. Along with her husband Thomas (Sean Penn), his brother Rich (Josh Lucas), and his brother's girlfriend Adaline (Elizabeth Hurley), she heads to a New Hampshire seacoast town–scene of the murder–and finds an eyewitness account of the affair. The audience goes back and forth between the past deceit and Jean's growing uneasiness over her own similar situation: she is convinced that her husband is having an affair with his brother's girlfriend.
|1. Behind the Red Door (2003)|
2. Marion Bridge (2002)
3. The Pilot's Wife (2001)
4. The Weight of Water (2000)
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