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A teenage girl whose eerie resemblance to a local Welsh beauty queen killed 14 years earlier disturbs one of the men responsibile for her accidental death.

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Philippa Cousins (as Philippa Collie-Cousins)

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Belinda Bauer, A. Weeraratne (story) (as Andrew Weeraratne) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Philip Howe Philip Howe ... Sterling Davies
Emmy Rossum ... Jenny Thomas / Nicky Trent
Robert Pugh ... Hank Thomas
Sioned Jones Sioned Jones ... Mary Thomas (as Sioned Joned)
John Henshaw John Henshaw ... Pete Copsey
Vicki Randall Vicki Randall ... Contestant 1
Rachel Rice ... Contestant 2
Paddy Considine ... Glen Marcus
Richard Coyle ... Joe Jones
Jonathan Rhys Meyers ... Mark Wraith (as Jonathan Rhys Myers)
Susan Lynch ... Tina Trent
Om Puri ... Tin Man
Anthony Bate ... Judge
Ioan Gruffudd ... Max Bracchi
Alison Steadman ... Bronwyn Race
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All grown up and gunning for political power in a small North Wales community, Glen Marcus and his best mate harbour a dark secret which seems to be coming back to haunt them. But can the daughter of Tina Trent, a local woman just returned from Alaska, be the same girl the two lads buried fourteen years earlier? Only local policeman Max Bracchi can solve the case with the help of a wrongly accused tramp, Tin Man. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 October 2002 (Spain) See more »

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Crime Acidental See more »

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2.35 : 1
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Mystery killing in a little community proceeded with cool acting
4 July 2008 | by ma-cortesSee all my reviews

The picture is set in a little town from North Wales, where a vagrant named Tin man(Om Puri) is wrongly framed of murdering. Years later, a newcomer local policeman(Ioan Gruffud) investigates the deeds .When appears a local woman named Tina Trent(Susan Lynch) just returned, along with her daughter(Emmy Rossum) in the little place. The daughter bears a remarkable resemblance with the disappeared girl. As suspects are Marcus(Paddy Considine)and his friend(Richard Coyle). The policeman is helped by the local barber(Robert Pugh), killing girl's father, and the Tin man.

This agreeable movie displays suspense, thrills, Welsh costumes, mystery and enjoyable performances. Main casting is frankly well, with actors today making American career, such as Ioan Gruffud (Arthur) as intelligent local policeman, Emmy Rossum(Phantom of Opera) in a double role as shy adolescent and Susan Lynch as attractive mother. Furthermore, excellent secondary cast as the nasties Paddy Considine and Richard Coyle . Glamorous cinematography by Richard Greatex(Flawless, Detonator,Chaos, A knight's tale). Atmospheric musical score by Dario Marianelli(V for vendetta, Brothers Grimm, Shooting dogs, Pride and prejudice). The motion picture is well directed by Philippe Cousins in his first and only movie, though previously won a Bafta prize for TV. Rating : Acceptable and passable.


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