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A Cry in the Dark

  • Drama
  • 1988
  • Fred Schepisi
  • 116 mins
  • 15
    More info: UK: Suitable only for persons of 15 years and over

Summary

Fact-based Australian drama about a deeply religious mother who was accused of murdering her baby, despite her insistence that a wild dog carried the child off. As she battles to prove her innocence, the media quickly leap to the conclusion that she is guilty, making her the target of violent and vitriolic attacks. Starring Meryl Streep, Sam Neill, Bruce Myles, Charles Tingwell and Nick Tate.

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Theatrical distributor
Cannon Releasing UK
Language
English
Guidance
Contains swearing and brief nudity.
Available on
video and DVD
Formats
Colour

Credits

Cast

rolename
Lindy ChamberlainMeryl Streep
Michael ChamberlainSam Neill
BarkerBruce Myles
Justice MuirheadCharles Tingwell
CharlwoodNick Tate
PhillipsNeil Fitzpatrick
BarrittMaurie Fields
TippleLewis Fitz-Gerald

Crew

rolename
DirectorFred Schepisi
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