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The Sailor Who Fell from Grace with the Sea (1976)

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After his father dies, a disturbed young boy plots to take revenge on the new man in his mother's life.

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After his father dies, a disturbed young boy plots to take revenge on the new man in his mother's life.

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He gave his soul to the sea and his heart to a woman. Their love will arouse you. The story will disturb you. The ending will startle you.


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28 August 1976 (Japan)  »

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Der Weg allen Fleisches  »

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Debut film as a director of film & television writer Lewis John Carlino. The picture is the first of only three ever movies directed by Carlino [to date, June 2014], the two subsequent films being Class (1983) and The Great Santini (1979). See more »

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Gorgeous movie
21 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie when it came out. With no advance info, I was entranced with the story, the beauty of the countryside and village. It proved to be a powerful story, great love story, finally ending in a dreadful surprise outcome. Very psychological story and character study. Watch it, you will be rewarded.

Life in the village provided many interesting cameos. A story of how wrong things can go, even in a peaceful Welsh seaside area. Deep feelings from a traumatic loss of a father cause the young boy to develop an unhealthy way of coping with his mother and her new friend. Frightening, beautiful, complicated and well worth a view.


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