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Felicia's Journey (1999)

PG-13 | | Drama, Thriller | 24 November 1999 (USA)
A lonely middle-aged catering manager spends all of his time studying tapes of an eccentric TV chef. Meanwhile, a young woman is making her way from Ireland to find her boyfriend, who moved... See full summary »

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Felicia's Great Grandmother (as Maire Stafford)
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A lonely middle-aged catering manager spends all of his time studying tapes of an eccentric TV chef. Meanwhile, a young woman is making her way from Ireland to find her boyfriend, who moved to England to get a job in a lawnmower factory. On arrival, she makes an early contact with the caterer, who recommends a boarding room to her. Slowly, it is revealed that the caterer has in fact befriended and subsequently abused more than a dozen young women. He, of course, now sets his sights on this woman. Much of the story is told in flashbacks, revealing how each of the characters grew to the point where they now find themselves. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Rated PG-13 for mature thematic elements and related disturbing images | See all certifications »

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24 November 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El viaje de Felicia  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£56,588 (UK) (8 October 1999)

Gross:

$819,852 (USA) (21 January 2000)
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Felicia: Some would call it murder.
Mr. Hilditch: Murder?... We're not in this world to cause pain, dear. Of course - you have to think of yourself on occasion. I'm not saying you don't. But there are other people, too. Which is something you're daily more aware of as you grow older.
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The Sensual World
Performed by Kate Bush
Licensed courtesy of EMI Records Ltd.
Composed by Kate Bush
Published by Kate Bush Music Ltd.
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One of the best movies ever!
14 October 2000 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

This is one of the best thrillers I've ever seen. It's different because it doesn't use violence to build up fear. It is a very clever movie that you can watch on different levels - it's got depth. The way the movie is built up, you will feel sympathy with "the bad guy" and at the same time hate him. Very good acting makes the story complete.


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