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The Lightkeepers (2009)

PG | | Comedy | 19 March 2010 (USA)
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Set in the year 1912 on Cape Cod, a lighthouse keeper who has disavowed any association with females, must deal with the appearance of two attractive women who move into a nearby cottage for the summer.

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Daniel Adams

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Daniel Adams
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Cast

Credited cast:
Bruce Dern ... Bennie
Richard Dreyfuss ... Seth Atkins / Bascom
Mamie Gummer ... Ruth
Blythe Danner ... Mrs. Bascom
Tom Wisdom ... John Brown / Russell Brooks
Julie Harris ... Mrs. Deacon
Stephen Russell Stephen Russell ... Jedidiah Snow
Ben Dreyfuss Ben Dreyfuss ... Grocery Boy
Jason Alan Smith ... Ezra
Theodora Greece ... Impressed Lady
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Set in the year 1912 on Cape Cod, a lighthouse keeper who has disavowed any association with females, must deal with the appearance of two attractive women who move into a nearby cottage for the summer.

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild thematic elements, brief language and smoking
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 March 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A világítótorony őrei See more »

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Budget:

$4,500,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Julie Harris's final film. See more »

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Written by Zana Messia (as Zana Mesihovic)
Produced by Zana Messia (as Zana Mesihovic) and David Marcus
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The Lightkeepers
22 December 2011 | by karendht-246-231193See all my reviews

This film is the kind of movie you wish you could see all the time. It was sweet, a bit slow but not obnoxiously so and well acted. Richard Dreyfuss is one of my favorites and he is perfectly curmudgeonly in this movie. Tom Wisdom is delightful and Blythe Danner was gorgeous! Mamie Gummer's face kept taunting me until I looked her up and discovered she is Meryl Streep's daughter. She was very understated in the film and is quite a good actress. There was mystery in the film, which was not what I expected. It reminded me of the old British comedy of manners films where there is misdirection and mistaken identities. It was a fun movie to watch and I would recommend it to anyone who likes films that are thoughtful and amusing. I just loved it!


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