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Waking the Dead (2000)

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Release Date
 USA: Mar 24, 2000
DVD Release Date
 R1: Sep 1, 2003

Budget $8,500,000

MPAA Rating
Rated R for sexuality and language.

Running Time
1 hour, 45 minutes

Country USA

Studio Egg Pictures, Gramercy Pictures, Polygram

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• Waking the Dead



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Genre: Thriller, Drama, Ghosts, Period Piece, Political, Love, Law

Tagline: Sometimes love has a life of its own.

Plot: It is 1972. Young Coast Guard officer Fielding Pierce (Billy Crudup) is passionately drawn to Sarah Williams (Jennifer Connelly), an idealistic activist. She becomes his great love, and he becomes hers: "We will never be apart," Sarah writes him, in a letter. But, in 1974, fate brutally cleaves their futures: Sarah is murdered in a car-bombing.

It is 1982. County attorney (DA's office) Fielding Pierce lives well in Chicago with his socialite girlfriend, Juliet Beck (Molly Parker). Juliet's uncle, Isaac Green (Hal Holbrook), is Fielding's mentor. The governor hand-picks Fielding to run for a Congressional seat. Fielding will soon have everything he's strived for...except his lost love. Suddenly, he becomes consumed by memories, and then visions, of Sarah. Fielding's sister, Caroline Pierce (Janet McTeer), lends personal and professional support, but his life begins to unravel. Is Fielding losing his sanity, or is Sarah still alive? As the past floods into the present, Fielding struggles to focus on what is, and what was, most important to him.

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 Directed by
Keith Gordon
A Midnight Clear, Mother Night, The Singing Detective
 Written by
Scott Spencer
Endless Love, Father Hood, Act of Vengeance
Robert Dillon
French Connection II, The River, Flight of the Intruder
 Cast
Billy Crudup
Almost Famous, Big Fish, Mission: Impossible III
Jennifer Connelly
Requiem for a Dream, A Beautiful Mind, Dark City
Molly Parker
Max, Sunshine, The Center of the World
Hal Holbrook
The Firm, All the President's Men, Men of Honor
Ed Harris
The Truman Show, The Rock, A Beautiful Mind
Stanley Anderson
Spider-Man, Arlington Road, Primal Fear
John Carroll Lynch
Face/Off, Gothika, The Good Girl
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 Music By
tomandandy
Arlington Road, The Mothman Prophecies, The Hills Have Eyes
Andy Milburn
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