Holy Smoke

Holy Smoke (1999)

He had only one thing on his mind... but so did she!

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date: 1999-09-04
  • User Rating: 5.6/10 from 96 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 55min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: India Take One Productions
  • Production Country: Australia, United States of America
  • Director:
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From 96 Ratings


While on a journey of discovery in exotic India, beautiful young Ruth Barron falls under the influence of a charismatic religious guru. Her desperate parents then hire PJ Waters, a macho cult de-programmer who confronts Ruth in a remote desert hideaway. But PJ quickly learns that he's met his match in the sexy, intelligent and iron-willed Ruth.

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  • Kate Winslet

    as Ruth Barron
  • Harvey Keitel

    as PJ Waters
  • Julie Hamilton

    as Mum
  • Sophie Lee

    as Yvonne
  • Daniel Wyllie

    as Robbie
  • Paul Goddard

    as Tim
  • Tim Robertson

    as Dad
  • George Mangos

    as Yanni
  • Kerry Walker

    as Puss
  • Leslie Dayman

    as Bill-Bill
  • Samantha Murray

    as Prue
  • Sandy Gutman

    as Stan
  • Simon Anderson

    as Fabio
  • Pam Grier

    as Carol
  • Robert Lee

    as Cult Video Reporter
  • Genevieve Lemon

    as Rahi
Production Suzanne Smith Casting
Camera Dion Beebe Director of Photography
Production Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Production Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Production Alison Barrett Casting
Production Billy Hopkins Casting
Sound Lee Smith Sound Designer
Production Kerry Barden Casting
Sound Angelo Badalamenti Original Music Composer
Writing Jane Campion Screenplay
Directing Jane Campion Director
Production Jan Chapman Producer
Editing Veronika Jenet Editor
Production Julie Goldstein Executive Producer
Art Lisa Thompson Set Decoration
Art Rebecca Cohen Set Decoration
Writing Anna Campion Screenplay
Production Catherine Bishop Line Producer
Production Tabrez Noorani Producer
Production Pravesh Sahni Line Producer
Production Mark Turnbull Producer
Art Janet Patterson Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Janet Patterson Costume Design
Art Tony Campbell Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Margaret Aston Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Kylie Marr Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Kylie Marr Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Noriko Watanabe Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Noreen Wilkie Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Noreen Wilkie Makeup Artist
Sound Roger Savage Sound Mixer
Sound Ben Osmo Production Sound Mixer