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Dark Harbor (1998)

R  |   |  Thriller, Drama  |  31 December 1999 (Spain)
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A bickering couple drive fast through a downpour to catch the last ferry to their island retreat. In a flash, they recognize a crumpled body laying at the side of the road after much ... See full summary »

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A bickering couple drive fast through a downpour to catch the last ferry to their island retreat. In a flash, they recognize a crumpled body laying at the side of the road after much argument they stop, only to find a young boy battered and bruised. An offer of summoning the police firmly rejected, the two help the boy as best they can although it certainly means missing the ferry... and so starts this thriller: a tale of twisted sexual attraction and ulterior motives. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for language and sexual content | See all certifications »
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When Alexis is in the red dress in the kitchen, she leaves the kitchen and her mark in red tape on the floor can be seen. See more »

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David Weinberg: What are you doing?
Alexis Chandler Weinberg: Going to sleep.
David Weinberg: With your coat on?
Alexis Chandler Weinberg: Mm-hmm. Good night.
David Weinberg: Okay, good night.
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Air for Orchestra Suite No 3 in D Major
Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
Adapted and arranged by David Mansfield
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Not for pure entertainment
30 December 2004 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

"It's funny your worst nightmare always seems so far away!"

Dark Habour's characters, a married couple (Alan Rickman & Polly Hunter) and a vagabond (Norman Reedus), are slipping into a game full of hidden sexual energy and treason. Now-and-then tantalizing breaks increase the tensions and give much space for interpretations. Good acting and a story which, if not using the brain, will leave you in confusion. You have to watch it twice at least. The very strength lies in its unconventionality and in Alan Rickman, of course. Those who love him will love this movie.

Conclusion: It is not a typical prime time movie but Well Done !


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