For the Moment

For the Moment (1993)

A Moment Can Last A Lifetime.

star 7.4/10
From 3 Ratings


This Canadian film presents and old-fashioned war time romance. It is set during 1942 in Manitoba and traces the doomed affair between a young farmer's wife (Christianne Hirt) whose husband is fighting abroad and a dashing Australian pilot (Russell Crowe). The pilot has come to train in the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan of Canada. When the pilot, Lachlan, is not training, he is surreptitiously wooing Lill, the farmer's wife. At the other end of town, Betsy (Wanda Cannon) who supports her two kids by bootlegging, charges for her services. She gets involved with Zeek (Scott Kraft), an American flight instructor.

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  • Russell Crowe

    as Lachlan
  • Christianne Hirt

    as Lill
  • Wanda Cannon

    as Betsy
  • Scott Kraft

    as Zeek
  • Peter Outerbridge

    as Johnny
  • Sara McMillan

    as Kate
  • Bruce Boa

    as Mr. Anderson
  • Katelynd Johnston

    as Marion
  • Tyler Woods

    as Charlie
  • John Bekavac

    as Dipper
  • Robert G. Slade

    as Proctor
  • Kelly Proctor

    as Dennis
  • Roxanne Boulianne

    as Anne
  • Robert G. Slade

    as Scotty
Directing Aaron Kim Johnston Director
Production Ches Yetman Executive Producer