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Desolation Sound (2005)

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Laura Elliott's quiet life in the wilderness of Desolation Sound is shattered when her old friend, Elizabeth, comes to visit. Laura learns that her husband has been having an affair with ... See full summary »

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Scott Weber

Writers:

Glynis Davies, Alan DiFiore (story editor) (as Alan Di Fiore)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Emily Hirst ... Margaret Elliott
Helene Joy ... Laurel Elliott (as Hélène Joy)
Ian Tracey ... Michael Elliott
Lothaire Bluteau ... Benny
Glynis Davies ... Kathy Shepard
Jennifer Beals ... Elizabeth Storey
Ed Begley Jr. ... Doug Shepard
Ginger Page ... Nicole Shepard (as Haili Page)
Susan Bain Susan Bain ... Nurse Rachel
Layne Black Layne Black ... Officer Wright
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Storyline

Laura Elliott's quiet life in the wilderness of Desolation Sound is shattered when her old friend, Elizabeth, comes to visit. Laura learns that her husband has been having an affair with Elizabeth, and soon after, Elizabeth's car is found at the bottom of a cliff. As the police investigate, life changes for everyone involved. Written by Mark Hoger

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Taglines:

Some secrets should stay buried...

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some sexual content/nudity | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 November 2005 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Crimini nascosti See more »

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Budget:

$2,700,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Goofs

When Benny lights the lantern it has no glass housing but in the next shot it does. See more »

Quotes

Laurel Elliot: You make me sick.
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Soundtracks

Ashes To Water
Performed by Chantal Richard
Written by Chantal Richard and Sean Eyre
Used under licence from Chantal Richard, Sean Eyre, Nettwerk Songs Publishing
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sound off
30 September 2006 | by wrlangSee all my reviews

Desolation Sound is about two longtime friends that have a falling out. The friend made out with the husband, the wife made out with the constable, the daughter sleep walks, and the local bike riding village idiot is an ex-con. As Joy's husband (Tracey) takes of for a few weeks in Alaska on a picture shoot, Beals arrives to visit her blood girl friend Joy at desolation sound and engages in death by friend. Only Joy doesn't get it at first so she hides the murder in her rose garden with the help of local idiot Bluteau, changes her hair color, and sleeps with the local constable (Begley). When the constable and the husband find out about the death they take the path less chosen. Technically a pretty good film, but it moves a little too slow.


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