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The eclipse [videorecording] / produced by Robert ... Read More

McPherson, Conor, 1971-(Film director, Screenwriter). ... Read More

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Toronto, ON] : Mongrel ; c2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features: The making of The Eclipse and Featurette: a look at The Eclipse.
Faculty reserve.
Material for LENG-321.
Based on: Tales from Rainwater Pond by Billy Roche.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Fionnuala Ní Chiosa͡in ; edited by Emer ... Read More
Participant or Performer Note:
Ciarán Hinds, Iben Hjejle, Aidan Quinn, Jim ... Read More
Summary, etc.:
Woodworking instructor Michael Farr (Munich's ... Read More
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A; Classement de la ... Read More
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; enhanced for widescreen 1.85.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
English language track with Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Roche, Billy. Tales from Rainwater Pond > Film adaptations.
Women authors > Fiction.
Fathers-in-law > Fiction.
Hallucinations and illusions > Fiction.
Widowers > Fiction.
Male authors, American > Fiction.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Fiction.
Paranormal fiction.
Cobh (Ireland) > Fiction.
Feature films.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Summary: Woodworking instructor Michael Farr (Munich's soulful Ciarǹ Hinds), who lost his wife two years before, volunteers as a chauffeur for Cobh Cove's annual literary festival. As the event begins, he sees the ghost of his father-in-law, Malachy (Jim Norton), who isn't dead, wandering through the townhouse he shares with his two children. Michael seeks advice from Lena Morelle (The Boss of It All's delicately pretty Iben Hjejle), British author of The Eclipse, a book about ghosts. She suspects Malachy might be close to death. Married American novelist Nicholas Holden (Aidan Quinn in feisty Norman Mailer mode), who had a fling with Lena the previous year, has also arrived in the Cork hamlet, hoping to rekindle the flame, except the divorced Lena finds herself drawn to the soft-spoken widower.

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