The Shipping News

The Shipping News (2001)

You'll never guess what you'll find inside...

  • Genre: Drama, Romance
  • Release Date: 2001-12-18
  • User Rating: 6.4/10 from 192 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 51min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Miramax
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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An emotionally-beaten man with his young daughter moves to his ancestral home in Newfoundland to reclaim his life.

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  • Kevin Spacey

    as Quoyle
  • Julianne Moore

    as Wavey Prowse
  • Cate Blanchett

    as Petal
  • Judi Dench

    as Agnis Hamm
  • Pete Postlethwaite

    as Tert Card
  • Scott Glenn

    as Jack Buggit
  • Rhys Ifans

    as Beaufield Nutbeem
  • Gordon Pinsent

    as Billy Pretty
  • Jason Behr

    as Dennis Buggit
  • Katherine Moennig

    as Grace Moosup
  • Larry Pine

    as Bayonet Melville
  • Jeannetta Arnette

    as Silver Melville
Directing Lasse Hallström Director
Writing Annie Proulx Novel
Writing Robert Nelson Jacobs Screenplay
Sound Christopher Young Original Music Composer
Camera Oliver Stapleton Director of Photography
Editing Andrew Mondshein Editor
Production Linda Goldstein Knowlton Producer
Production Irwin Winkler Producer
Production Leslie Holleran Producer
Production Kerry Barden Casting
Production Billy Hopkins Casting
Production Suzanne Smith Casting
Art Peter Rogness Art Direction
Art Karen Schulz Gropman Art Direction
Art Dusty Reeves Art Department Coordinator
Art Gretchen Rau Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Renee Ehrlich Kalfus Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Emanuel Millar Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Carol A. O'Connell Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Tania McComas Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Christine Hart Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Elaine L. Offers Makeup Artist
Directing Susanna David Script Supervisor
Production Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Production Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Production Rob Cowan Producer
Production Michelle Raimo Associate Producer
Production Meryl Poster Executive Producer
Production Diana Pokorny Co-Producer
Production Michele Platt Co-Producer
Production Stephen P. Dunn Associate Producer