A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of papers that appear to give an account of the murders by an eyewitness. The plot weaves between the narrative of the eyewitness and Jean's private struggle with jealousies and suspicions as her marriage teeters.
Hell hath no fury...
31 July 2002 (France)
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Also Known As:
El peso del agua
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Opening Weekend USA: $45,888,
3 November 2002, Limited Release
Gross USA: $102,622, 17 November 2002
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Based on an actual double-murder on the Isles of Shoals on 6 March 1873. See more
When Josh Lucas dives into the water of the cove, it is almost perfectly still and glass-like. As they show Jean photographing him (in black and white) at the exact same time, the water is very choppy indicating there is a stiff wind blowing. See more
Though lovers shall be lost, love shall not.
Sulli lulli lite ban
Written by Inge Krokann
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