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Writers (WGA):
Arturo Pérez-Reverte (novel)
Michael Hirst (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
5 January 1995 (Germany) See more »
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Plot:
While restoring an old painting showing a woman and two men playing chess, Julia discovers the text "Who killed the knight" underneath the paint... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Kate Beckinsale ... Julia

John Wood ... Cesar

Sinéad Cusack ... Menchu
Paudge Behan ... Domenec

Peter Wingfield ... Max

Helen McCrory ... Lola

Michael Gough ... Don Manuel

Art Malik ... Alvaro
Anthony Milner ... Inspector
James Villiers ... Montegrifo
Edmund Moriarty ... Male Student
Harriet Horne ... Marisa
Jean Munne ... Roger D'Arras
Julian Martínez ... Duke Ferdinand (as Julián Martínez)
Isabel van Unen ... Beatrix of Burgundy
Jane Gifford ... Van Huys
Josuè Guasch ... Messenger
Joan Guasch ... Montaner
Guaski ... Montaner's Son
Peter Mackriel ... Bystander
Sean Gascoine ... Policeman
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Prado Velázquez ... Alvaro student (uncredited)

Directed by
Jim McBride 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Arturo Pérez-Reverte (novel "La Tabla De Flandes")

Michael Hirst (screenplay) and
Jim McBride (screenplay) &
Jack Baran (screenplay)

Produced by
Jack Baran .... line producer
Denise O'Dell .... executive producer
Denise O'Dell .... line producer
Enrique Posner .... producer
Cristina Zumárraga .... assistant producer
 
Original Music by
Philippe Sarde 
 
Cinematography by
Affonso Beato 
 
Film Editing by
Éva Gárdos 
 
Casting by
Celestia Fox 
 
Production Design by
Hugo Luczyc-Wyhowski 
 
Costume Design by
Tracy Tynan 
 
Production Management
Miguel Ángel González .... production manager
Phillip Kenny .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Pedro Lazaga .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Anna Pinnock .... set dresser
Tadeo Villalba hijo .... production buyer
 
Sound Department
Jack Armstrong .... boom operator
Christopher Flick .... foley editor
Dani Fontrodona .... sound effects recordist
Matthew Iadarola .... supervising re-recording mixer
Sandrine Kenny .... assistant sound
Richard King .... supervising sound editor
Cliff Latimer .... adr supervisor
 
Special Effects by
Marina Pozanco .... special effects assistant
 
Visual Effects by
Adam Howard .... visual effects: Digital Magic
 
Stunts
Miguel Pedregosa .... stunt coordinator
José María Serrano .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Joan Benet .... first assistant camera
Joan Cardona .... grip
Moises Esquenazi Shaio .... video assist operator
Jordi Joaní .... electrician
Xavier Sarasa .... electrician
 
Editorial Department
Brigitte Daloin .... assistant editor
Martin Sharpe .... associate editor
 
Other crew
Trilby Norton .... production coordinator
Prado Velázquez .... stand-in (uncredited)
 

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USA:112 min (R-rated version)
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Certification:
Germany:12 | Iceland:14 (original rating) | Iceland:12 (video rating) | Singapore:PG (cut)
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Cesar:We're playing on a vast board, encompassing both past and present.See more »

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1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Sunday Night Mystery Theater, 26 May 2012
Author: Thunderpa from United States

This is a mildly entertaining film as long as you are not expecting very much. Uncovered is pretty much on par with the old Sunday Night Mysteries like McMillan & Wife and McCloud. There is some nudity in the film but it is really nothing to get too excited about one way or the other. The characters are pleasant enough to watch but none are truly compelling. The story is mildly interesting but there is nothing captivating or compelling about the storyline. The analogy to the chess game is mildly amusing but it seems somewhat of a reach for a feature length film. The main reason to see Uncovered is the opportunity to see Kate Beckinsale at an early stage of her career.

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