MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,312 this week

The Tunnel (1988)
"El túnel" (original title)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller  |  29 April 1988 (USA)
5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 135 users  
Reviews: 2 user

A painter becomes obsessed and begins an affair with a mysterious woman who was touched deeply by one of his works.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 84 titles
created 22 Mar 2011
 
a list of 236 titles
created 27 Nov 2011
 
a list of 2241 titles
created 27 Apr 2013
 
a list of 606 titles
created 08 Jun 2013
 
a list of 281 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Tunnel" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Tunnel (1988)

The Tunnel (1988) on IMDb 5.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Tunnel.
3 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

When Steve Mitchell is clandestinely sent to the US embassy in Bucharest, Romania to disarm a nuclear bomb that has secretly remained in the building since the end of the Cold War, little ... See full summary »

Director: Gustavo Graef Marino
Stars: Peter Weller, Daryl Hannah, Tom Berenger
Shadow Hours (2000)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Michael is a recovering alcoholic/drug user. Back on the wagon, he's now responsible for a young, beautiful, and pregnant wife. He's working the graveyard shift at a gas station to support ... See full summary »

Director: Isaac H. Eaton
Stars: Balthazar Getty, Peter Weller, Rebecca Gayheart
Firstborn (1984)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Because he's the oldest, Jake has been the man of the house, since his parents divorce. When Mom starts seeing Sam, who always seems to be trying some new way to get rich quick, and ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Apted
Stars: Teri Garr, Peter Weller, Christopher Collet
Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A team of international scientists and engineers attempts to build a tunnel under the ocean.

Director: Maurice Elvey
Stars: Richard Dix, Leslie Banks, Madge Evans
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A fifteen year marriage dissolves, leaving both the husband and wife, and their four children, devastated. He's preoccupied with a career and a mistress, she with a career and caring for ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Parker
Stars: Albert Finney, Diane Keaton, Karen Allen
Ivansxtc (2000)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Update on Leo Tolstoy's "The Death of Ivan Ilyich," set in contemporary Hollywood.

Director: Bernard Rose
Stars: Danny Huston, Peter Weller, James Merendino
Cat Chaser (1989)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A Miami hotel owner finds danger when be becomes romantically involved with the wife of a deposed general from the Dominican Republic where he fought many years back.

Director: Abel Ferrara
Stars: Peter Weller, Kelly McGillis, Charles Durning
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Director: Harald Holzenleiter
Stars: Marcel Miller, Peter Weller, Nhung Lee
Man of God (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Stars Peter Weller, Nikki Reed & Jason Behr

Director: Jefery Levy
Stars: Graham Beckel, Jason Behr, James C. Burns
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A TV producer who is the mistress of her boss, tries to have him make their relationship more permanent, and begins a relationship with a younger man. When her boss hears of this, he tries ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Lumet
Stars: Ali MacGraw, Alan King, Myrna Loy
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Loyalties are divided when an internal affairs officer learns that those closest to him are running a black market passport ring.

Director: Colin Bucksey
Stars: James West, Marjo Baayen, Eric Connor
El túnel (TV Movie 1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: José Luis Cuerda
Stars: Fernando Hilbeck, Eva León, Gerardo Malla
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
...
Juan Pablo Castel
Manuel de Blas ...
Hunter
...
Allende
Marga Herrera ...
Prostitute
Yelena Samarina ...
Allende's Main
Tomás Sáez ...
Guest
Jaime Toja ...
Allende's Valet
José Luis Baringo ...
First Journalist
Douglas McNicol ...
Second Journalist
Victoria Zinny ...
Mimi
Anne Henry ...
Post Office Attendant
Edit

Storyline

A painter becomes obsessed and begins an affair with a mysterious woman who was touched deeply by one of his works.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

... el único tunel es obscuro y solitatio: el mío. (... there is only one obscure and solitary tunnel: mine.)

Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 April 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Tunnel  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Remake of The Tunnel (1952) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Bad, bad, and just plain bad
30 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This has to be one of the worst movies I have seen in a long time. The actors sleep walk through their roles, the romance that is suppose to be obsessive and all consuming is never believable. The chemistry between the actors was non existent. My cat could have done a better acting job playing all the characters. There was really no point to this movie other than to show what Peter Weller looks like without his robo cop uniform on. The romantic scenes were flat. Never once do you believe that these 2 characters are even remotely interested in each other. I thought Jane Seymour could have done so much with this role, but didn't. Her acting was beyond flat. The direction was very reigned in. If you are going to make a movie about an obsessive love, the emotions need to run the gamut, not robotic (maybe Peter Weller got his characters mixed up?)


4 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Worth $2000? elahrairrah
Discuss The Tunnel (1988) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?