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A Shocking Accident (1982)

When he was a child, Jerome was told that his father died on a bizarre accident involving a pig that fell from a balcony. He refuses to accept this fact and keeps creating another scenario ... See full summary »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

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... Jerome and Mr. Weathersby
... Sally
... Aunt Joyce
... Headmaster
Tim Seeley ... Stephen
... Susan
... Amanda
Sarah Elliott ... Brenda
Daniel Chatto ... Paul
Katherine Best ... Italian Girl
... Jerome (aged 9)
... Jerome (aged 13)
Timothy Stark ... Kingsley
Luke Taylor ... Taylor
Gary Russell ... School Captain
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When he was a child, Jerome was told that his father died on a bizarre accident involving a pig that fell from a balcony. He refuses to accept this fact and keeps creating another scenario as replacement to his father's strange death. As a grown up, he's quite perplexed that people get amused whenever they hear this story...until the day he meets someone special who'll help you find a way to cope with this awkward tragedy. Written by Rodrigo Amaro

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trauma | pig | italian | death | british | See All (6) »

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Short | Comedy | Romance

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1982 (USA)  »

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