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See the Sea (1997)

Regarde la mer (original title)
Unrated | | Thriller | 28 August 1998 (USA)
Sasha, a young British woman, is living with her baby daughter at Ile d'Yeu, a peaceful beach community. A stranger appears. Her name is Tatiana, she's passing through, and pitches her tent... See full summary »

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François Ozon

Writer:

François Ozon
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Sasha Hails Sasha Hails ... Sasha
Marina de Van ... Tatiana (as Marina De Van)
Samantha Samantha ... Sioffra, The Baby
Paul Raoux Paul Raoux ... Sasha's Husband
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Storyline

Sasha, a young British woman, is living with her baby daughter at Ile d'Yeu, a peaceful beach community. A stranger appears. Her name is Tatiana, she's passing through, and pitches her tent in Sasha's yard. The two women build an odd rapport, and tension builds as events unfold. Written by Eileen Berdon <eberdon@aol.com>

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Thriller

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Country:

France

Language:

French | English

Release Date:

28 August 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

See the Sea See more »

Filming Locations:

Ile d'Yeu, Vendée, France

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$10,268, 30 August 1998

Gross USA:

$49,476
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Color
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Trivia

Sasha Hails stated that, based on her experience acting alongside her young daughter in this film, she would never want to work with any of her children again. See more »

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Referenced in Het glazen huis: Eigen agenda (2005) See more »

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Panis Angelicus
Written by Thomas Aquinas
Performed by Aafje Heynis
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A scary short film from France.
29 October 2003 | by Captain_CouthSee all my reviews

See The Sea is one of those films that's truly horrifying. This is one

of the few movies that gave me a true scare, not a cheap one. A mother

and her child live in a cottage that's located by the sea. Her husband

is always on a lengthy business trip, leaving the two alone for long

periods of time. One day, a female drifter comes into their lives. This

is when the fun begins. Mere words cannot describe what happens next.

But the end results are down right scary. If you want a nice scare or

if you enjoy a real good thriller every now and then, this one might be

your cup of tea.

Highly recommended.

A-


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