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Jack & Sarah
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Tim Sullivan (written by)
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Release Date:
22 March 1996 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
She's not proper, she's not fitting, she's not British, but to Jack she's a breath of fresh air. See more »
Plot:
A young American woman becomes a nanny in the home of a recent British widower. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Sweet little film deserves more attention. See more (35 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Richard E. Grant ... Jack (as Richard E Grant)

Samantha Mathis ... Amy

Judi Dench ... Margaret

Eileen Atkins ... Phil

Cherie Lunghi ... Anna

Imogen Stubbs ... Sarah
David Swift ... Michael

Kate Hardie ... Pamela
Laurent Grévill ... Alain

Ian McKellen ... William
Bianca Lee ... Baby Sarah
Sophia Lee ... Baby Sarah
Sophia Sullivan ... Sarah as a Toddler
Niven Boyd ... Nathaniel
Tracy Thorne ... Susan

Lorraine Ashbourne ... Jackie

Deborah Findlay ... Miss Cartwright
Claire Toeman ... Health Visitor
Geff Francis ... Rob
Matyelok Gibbs ... Physiotherapist
Michael McStay ... Security Man

James Bannon ... City Boy
David J. Nichols ... Delivery Man
Susie McKenna ... Paramedic
Keith Bartlett ... Taxi Driver
John Grillo ... Landlord

Richard Leaf ... Stoned Man
Andrew Read ... Office Boy
Raymond Brodie ... Office Party Guest
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Directed by
Tim Sullivan 
 
Writing credits
Tim Sullivan (written by)

Produced by
Simon Channing Williams .... producer
Pippa Cross .... producer
Janette Day .... producer
Alexandre Heylen .... co-producer
Steve Morrison .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Simon Boswell 
 
Cinematography by
Jean-Yves Escoffier  (as Jean Yves Escoffier)
 
Film Editing by
Lesley Walker 
 
Casting by
Simone Reynolds 
 
Production Design by
Christopher J. Bradshaw 
 
Art Direction by
Humphrey Bangham 
 
Costume Design by
Dany Everett 
 
Makeup Department
Christine Beveridge .... makeup artist
Jacqueline Conroy .... makeup trainee
Marilyn MacDonald .... assistant hair stylist
Marilyn MacDonald .... assistant makeup artist
 
Production Management
Georgina Lowe .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Cliff Lanning .... second assistant director
Ian Madden .... first assistant director
Josh Robertson .... third assistant director
 
Art Department
Helen Baumann .... assistant art director
Judy Farr .... production buyer
Guy Hunt .... stand-by carpenter
Tom Lowen .... construction rigger
John Mills .... property master
Micky Mills .... dressing props (as Michael Mills)
Guy Rutter .... stand-by painter
Hank Schumacher .... construction manager
Alfie Smith .... stand-by props
Judith Stanley-Smith .... scenic painter
Richard Stanley-Smith .... scenic painter
Micky Swift .... stand-by props
Terry Wood .... dressing props
Simon Hutchings .... painter (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
David Barrett .... assistant dialogue editor (as David Barnett)
John Bateman .... adr mixer
John Bateman .... foley mixer
Loveday Harding .... boom operator
Dean Humphreys .... sound mixer
Alan Paley .... dialogue editor
Peter Pennell .... sound editor
Steve Spencer .... assistant sound editor
Ken Weston .... sound mixer
Bridgette Williams .... sound trainee
 
Stunts
Tom Delmar .... stunt coordinator
Tom Delmar .... stunts
Ray Nicholas .... stunts
Nick Powell .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
David Barbour .... electrician
Tony Burns .... electrician
Nico Cummins .... assistant camera (as Nicko Cummins)
Paul Harris .... electrician
Simon Mein .... still photographer
Kenny Redford .... best boy electric
Simon Richards .... focus puller
Sarah Rollason .... camera trainee
Pierre Speyer .... camera crane operator
Colin Strachan .... key grip
George Vince .... gaffer
George C. Webb .... electrician
Sophia Wellington .... camera trainee
John Ward .... Steadicam operator (uncredited)
John Ward .... camera operator (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Mary Gail Artz .... casting: USA
Barbara Cohen .... casting: USA
Kate Dowd .... casting: France
Sue Jones .... casting assistant
Elisabeth Leustig .... casting: USA
Sasha Robertson .... casting assistant (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Steve Hubbard .... wardrobe master
Jo Measure .... wardrobe assistant
Debbie Scott .... assistant costume designer
 
Editorial Department
Tullio Brunt .... second assistant film editor
Jeremy Hume .... assistant film editor
 
Music Department
Geoff Foster .... music recordist
Rosemary Furniss .... conductor
William Kidd .... conductor
William Kidd .... orchestrator
Kevin Lane .... music editor
Jupiter Sen .... music editor
 
Transportation Department
Peter Graovac .... driver
Tom Hamilton .... driver
John Stone .... transportation manager
Roy Watson .... driver
David N. Williams .... driver (as David Williams)
 
Other crew
Jamie Breakwell .... production runner
Gary Connelly .... account executive
Murray Cook .... title designer
Polly Duval .... assistant production accountant
Stephanie Fauger .... production coordinator
Tessa Gibbs .... production associate
Paul Kite .... stand-in
Barbara Lampshire .... stand-in
Craig McNeil .... production executive
Christian McWilliams .... assistant location manager
Heather Meyer .... production assistant
Mark Mostyn .... location manager
Graham Smith .... unit publicist
Heather Storr .... script supervisor
Will Tyler .... production accountant
 
Crew believed to be complete


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MPAA:
Rated PG for thematic elements, mild sensuality and language (video rating) (cut)
Runtime:
110 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.66 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Australia:M | Germany:6 | Iceland:L | Portugal:M/12 | Singapore:PG | South Korea:15 | Spain:7 | Sweden:11 | UK:15 | USA:R (original rating) | USA:PG (video rating) (cut)

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Trivia:
Samantha Mathis took the role of Amy, as the film was shot in London, so she could get out of the United States, due to the plentiful press coverage on the death of her boyfriend, actor River Phoenix.See more »
Quotes:
Jack:Please don't make me angry, I'm not very good at it and it upsets me for the rest of the day.See more »
Soundtrack:
There's Nothing Like ThisSee more »

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20 out of 21 people found the following review useful.
Sweet little film deserves more attention., 13 February 1999
Author: Doctor_Bombay from Lucas Buck, NC

I knew little about Jack and Sarah the first time I saw it-it did little or no business in the theatres. In fact, my reason to choose it was based solely on Samantha Mathis being in it. When I see her on the screen, I get a nice, warm glow. Samantha Mathis is a doll, as she is in this film.

But pleasantly, surprisingly, the film itself is a little doll as well..

I didn't know I'd also be getting Dame Judi Dench, and Ian McEllen (in a wonderful performance), but there they were, no extra charge.

The theme of the film stumbles once and awhile through some very difficult territory-young urban exec loses his wife during childbirth and is forced to reexamine his life, and rediscover the meaning of love through this beautiful little girl. And the help of an assortment of well-meaning misfits, of course.

Richard E Grant does a marvelous job as Jack, who recreates himself, and betters himself, against all odds.

A sweet little movie worth seeing.

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