MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,657 this week

Deep Water (2006)

7.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.9/10 from 1,903 users   Metascore: 80/100
Reviews: 21 user | 43 critic | 24 from Metacritic.com

A documentary about the disastrous 1968 round-the-world yacht race.

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 titles
created 26 Mar 2011
 
a list of 22 titles
created 06 May 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 30 Dec 2011
 
a list of 46 titles
created 03 Feb 2013
 
a list of 21 titles
created 08 Jun 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Deep Water" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Deep Water (2006)

Deep Water (2006) on IMDb 7.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Deep Water.
2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary | History | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The Palestinian terrorist group Black September holds Israeli athletes hostage at the 1972 Summer Olympic Games in Munich.

Director: Kevin Macdonald
Stars: Michael Douglas, Ankie Spitzer, Jamal Al Gashey
The Endurance (2000)
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A retelling of Sir Ernest Shackleton 's ill-fated expedition to Antarctica in 1914-1916, featuring new footage of the actual locations and interviews with surviving relatives of key ... See full summary »

Director: George Butler
Stars: Liam Neeson, Julian Ayer, John Blackborow
180° South (2010)
Documentary | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The film follows adventurer Jeff Johnson as he retraces the epic 1968 journey of his heroes Yvon Chouinard and Doug Tompkins to Patagonia.

Director: Chris Malloy
Stars: Yvon Chouinard, Doug Tompkins, Keith Malloy
Deepwater (2005)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A drifter comes to the town of Deepwater and is seduced into a twisted game of deceit and murder.

Director: David S. Marfield
Stars: Lucas Black, Peter Coyote, Mía Maestro
Morning Light (2008)
Documentary | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Fifteen young sailors... six months of intense training... one chance at the brass ring. This documentary tells the story of a group of intrepid and determined young men and women, on the ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Monroe
Stars: Chris Branning, Kate Theisen, Chris Schubert
Riding Giants (2004)
Documentary | History | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Documentary detailing the origins and history of surf culture.

Director: Stacy Peralta
Stars: Laird John Hamilton, Darrick Doerner, Dave Kalama
Documentary | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The true story of two climbers and their perilous journey up the west face of Siula Grande in the Peruvian Andes in 1985.

Director: Kevin Macdonald
Stars: Simon Yates, Joe Simpson, Brendan Mackey
Documentary | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Surfers and secret spots from around the world are profiled in this documentary.

Director: Dana Brown
Stars: Laird John Hamilton, Layne Beachley, Dan Malloy
Surfwise (2007)
Documentary | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Doug Pray explores the life of surfer Dorian "Doc" Paskowitz.

Director: Doug Pray
Stars: Juliette Paskowitz, David Paskowitz, Jonathan Paskowitz
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

This controversial documentary about the stand-off between an unorthodox Christian group - the Branch Davidians, under the leadership of the young, charismatic David Koresh - and the FBI ... See full summary »

Director: William Gazecki
Stars: Dan Gifford, Clive Doyle, Jack Harwell
Deep Water I (2010)
Documentary | Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A documentary film about a swimming class for adults who are afraid of water.

Director: Alfonso Zarate
Deep Water (Video 2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Okey-Zubelu Okoh
Stars: Yul Edochie, Patience Ozokwor, Mercy Johnson
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Jean Badin ...
Clare Crowhurst ...
Herself
...
Himself (archive footage)
Simon Crowhurst ...
Himself
Santiago Franchessie ...
Himself
Ted Hynds ...
Himself
Donald Kerr ...
Himself
Robin Knox-Johnston ...
Himself
Françoise Moitessier de Cazalet
...
...
Narrator (voice)
Ron Winspear ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

A documentary about the disastrous 1968 round-the-world yacht race.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic elements, mild language and incidental smoking | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 December 2006 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Aguas profundas  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$22,632 (USA) (24 August 2007)

Gross:

$270,452 (USA) (14 December 2007)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(European Film Market)

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in King of the Waves (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

She Left Home
Written by Djamel Ben Yelles
Performed by Djam & Fam
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Fascinating Journey
21 December 2006 | by (Bristol, UK) – See all my reviews

Deep Water examines the pressures and ambitions on an ordinary man in a compelling documentary. The testimony and archive footage are a fascinating insight to the late 1960's and a ground-breaking round the world yacht race. The personal conflicts of duty to family, self and reputation are played out in one of the most memorable and affecting films I have seen. I was not familiar with the history of this story and the drama was successfully and clearly directed. The story is mostly respectful to the participants with heroes and villains implied rather than ruthlessly exposed. Most of the interpretation is left open to the viewer allowing room to personally relate to the situations and characters. This movie is a bitter sweet experience with an entertaining mix of thoughtful suspense, joy and drama.


21 of 24 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Horse Latitudes agamemnon1967
where to buy cwt-8
Crowhurst children tankblack
Amazing but sad story Dim1967
Score THEKirkLazarus
Conditions of sponsorship KolaDude
Discuss Deep Water (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?