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The Deep End of the Ocean (1999)

PG-13 | | Drama | 12 March 1999 (USA)
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The Deep End of The Ocean is a film about a family's reaction when Ben, the youngest son is kidnapped and then found nine years later, living in the same town, where his family had just moved.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Beth Cappadora
... Pat Cappadora
... Candy Bliss
... Vincent Cappadora - Age 16
Cory Buck ... Vincent Cappadora - Age 7
... Sam Karras / Ben Cappadora - Age 12
... Kerry Cappadora (as Alexa Vega)
... Jimmy Daugherty
... Ellen
Michael McElroy ... Ben Cappadora - Age 3
... Grandpa Angelo
Rose Gregorio ... Grandma Rosie
... George Karras
... Laurie
John Roselius ... Chief Bastokovich
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The Deep End of The Ocean is a film about a family's reaction when Ben, the youngest son is kidnapped and then found ten years later, living in the same town. Written by Anonymous

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The search for her son was over. The search for her family was just beginning.

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Rated PG-13 for language and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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12 March 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El lado profundo del mar  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$38,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,558,400, 14 March 1999, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$13,376,506, 9 May 1999

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$27,655,433
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1.85 : 1
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Oprah Winfrey was considered for the role of Candy Bliss. See more »

Goofs

When Beth is in Candy's office at the police station, Candy is standing at her desk with her back to an outside window. The scene is cut about halfway through to eliminate a line that Candy must have said. The result of the cut, though, is that people walking outside (who you see through the window) appear to jump forward 10 feet or so. See more »

Quotes

Candy Bliss: This is a nice imitation of a life you've got here.
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Energy
Written by Michael Knott
Performed by Bomb Bay Babies
Courtesy of Windswept Pacific Entertainment
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slow plot but great acting
18 July 2002 | by See all my reviews

i have to admit that i thought this movie was boring at the beginning. but as the film rolled along, it turned out better than i expected. the acting was really good, especially from michelle pfeiffer and jonathan jackson. i would recommend this film for mothers, and it's also good for people who have gone through the same thing.


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