A Map of the World

A Map of the World (1999)

A woman's life falls apart after she's blamed for an accident on her property.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1999-09-13
  • User Rating: 6.3/10 from 24 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 5min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Overseas FilmGroup
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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School nurse Alice Goodwin lives with her husband and two daughters on a dairy farm in a small Wisconsin community. After an accident on her property involving a friend's child, the town turns against her and Alice finds herself fighting charges of child abuse.

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  • Sigourney Weaver

    as Alice Goodwin
  • David Strathairn

    as Howard Goodwin
  • Julianne Moore

    as Theresa Collins
  • Chloë Sevigny

    as Carole Mackessy
  • Sara Rue

    as Debbie
  • Marc Donato

    as Robbie Mackessy
  • Ron Lea

    as Dan Collins
  • Hayley Lochner

    as Audrey Collins
  • Louise Fletcher

    as Nellie Goodwin
  • Arliss Howard

    as Paul Reverdy
  • Aunjanue Ellis

    as Dyshett
  • Nicole Ari Parker

    as Sherry
  • Bruklin Harris

    as Lynelle
  • Sarah Rosen Fruitman

    as Little Alice
Writing Peter Hedges Screenplay
Directing Scott Elliott Director
Writing Jane Hamilton Novel
Writing Polly Platt Screenplay
Production Kathleen Kennedy Producer
Production Frank Marshall Producer
Camera Seamus McGarvey Director of Photography
Production Tina Gerussi Casting
Production Avy Kaufman Casting
Editing Naomi Geraghty Editor
Editing Craig McKay Editor
Art Richard Toyon Production Design
Art KEi Art Direction
Art Megan Less Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Suzette Daigle Costume Design
Directing Anna Rane Script Supervisor