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Release Date:
24 October 1983 (USA) See more »
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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Jane Seymour ... Julia Evans

Gerald McRaney ... Dan Evans

Millie Perkins ... Lois O'Connor
Ruth Nelson ... Judith Granville
Paul Rossilli ... Jonathan Kane
Ivan Bonar ... Thorne Abbott
Lisa Britt ... Karen
Ocean Hellman ... Tracy
Terry David Mulligan ... Steve Roye
Ted Stidder ... Dr. Corsay
Tom Heaton ... TV Director
Lee Taylor ... Coach Richter
Bill Reiter ... Detective Alden
Phil Savath ... Dr. Mosher
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Peter Anderson ... (uncredited)

Duncan Fraser ... (uncredited)
Don MacKay ... (uncredited)
Margaret Martin ... (uncredited)

Jim McLarty ... Checkout Clerk (uncredited)
Barney O'Sullivan ... (uncredited)
Betty Phillips ... (uncredited)
Raimund Stamm ... (uncredited)
Bill Taylor ... (uncredited)

Directed by
John Korty 
Writing credits
Michael Berk (written by) and
Douglas Schwartz (written by)

Produced by
Michael Berk .... executive producer
Paul B. Radin .... producer
Douglas Schwartz .... executive producer
Original Music by
Paul Chihara 
Cinematography by
Hiro Narita (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Peter Kirby 
Casting by
Sharon Himes 
Art Direction by
David Hiscox 
Set Decoration by
Rose Marie McSherry 
Costume Design by
Judy Truchan 
Makeup Department
Ilona Herman .... makeup artist
David Leonard .... hair: Miss Seymour
David Leonard .... makeup: Miss Seymour
Production Management
Howard P. Alston .... executive in charge of production
Gordon Mark .... unit production manager
James Potter .... post-production supervisor
Lorin Bennett Salob .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David W. Rose .... second assistant director
Irby Smith .... first assistant director
Art Department
James H. Chow .... property master (as Jimmy Chow)
Philip Morgan .... lead painter (as Phil Morgan)
Sound Department
Stephen Purvis .... sound editor
Rob Young .... sound mixer
Special Effects by
Michael Clifford .... special effects coordinator (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
David R. Anderson .... gaffer
Dillard Brinson .... key grip
Chris Helcermanas-Benge .... still photographer (uncredited)
Curtis Petersen .... assistant camera (uncredited)
Casting Department
Lynne Carrow .... casting: Canada
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Maureen Hiscox .... wardrobe head
Editorial Department
Randy Jon Morgan .... assistant editor
Music Department
Kathy Durning .... music editor: La Da Productions
Other crew
Mary Guilfoyle .... production coordinator
René D. Hamm .... location auditor (as Rene D. Hamm)
Pattie Robertson .... script supervisor
Crew believed to be complete

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98 min | Netherlands:100 min
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Continuity: At the time when the medium visits and she returns to the car, the car door is clearly open. There is then another conversation after which she turns back to the car and opens the door.See more »


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Sexy and Eerie, a great movie, 25 October 2001

The Haunting Passion, what a title and what a movie. Jane Seymour was completely believable in her intimate scenes with her ghostly lover. The confusion over what was happening to her and the guilt that she was feeling were, in my opinion, award worthy. Gerald Mcraney's character, the poor self-absorbed husband of Diane-Jane Seymour, didn't know whether he was coming or going. He didn't know if he should be looking for someone to kill, or if he should have loaded his, seemingly, insane wife in the car and escorted her to the nearest mental facility. The ending left much to be desired, with as good as the rest of the movie was it deserved a better ending. Even though the ending wasn't exactly wonderful, the rest of the movie made up for that. So if you're flipping through the channels and see Jane Seymour making out with herself, or the wind, stop and watch; you won't be disappointed. If you have the WE cable network look for it, they may show it again, with no interruptions!

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