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The Eye of the Storm ()


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Elizabeth Hunter controls all in her life - society, her staff, her children; but the once great beauty will now determine her most defiant act as she chooses her time to die.

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Elizabeth Hunter
Maria Theodorakis ...
Mary DeSantis
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Basil Hunter
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Onslow Porter
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Dorothy de Lascabanes
Bob Marcs ...
Queens Club Porter
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Flora Manhood
John Gaden ...
Arnold Wyburd
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Lotte
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Lal
Jane Menelaus ...
Maggie
Bille Brown ...
Dudley
Heather Mitchell ...
June
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Peter
Nikki Shiels ...
Janie
Louise Siversen ...
Carol
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Athol Shreve
May Lloyd ...
Lurline Skinner
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Col
Martin Lynes ...
Edward
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Cherry Cheeseman (as Liz Alexander)
Barry Langrishe ...
Doug Cheeseman
Benita Collings ...
Lady at lunch
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Club Desk Clerk
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Onslow Desk Clerk
Peter Houghton ...
Rory Macrory
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Anne Macrory
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Mags Macrory
Charlie Dean ...
Macrory Boy
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Macrory Boy
Lachlan Thompson ...
Macrory Boy
Riley Smith ...
Macrory Baby
Darcy Smith ...
Macrory Baby
Tim Robertson ...
Dr. Treweek
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French Waiter (as Laurent Denis Boulanger)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tom Broadhurst ...
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
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Old Vic Audience Member (uncredited)
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Kissing Couple (uncredited)
Nick Starbuck ...
Theatre Goer #37 (uncredited)

Directed by

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Fred Schepisi

Written by

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Judy Morris ... (screenplay)
 
Patrick White ... (novel)

Produced by

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Sally Ayre-Smith ... co-producer
Andrew Mackie ... executive producer
Bob Marcs ... executive producer
Bob Marcs ... executive producer
Richard Payten ... executive producer
Toby Pease ... associate producer
Gregory Read ... producer
Jonathan Shteinman ... executive producer
Edward Simpson ... executive producer
James M. Vernon ... executive producer (as James Michael Vernon)
Antony Waddington ... producer

Music by

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Paul Grabowsky

Cinematography by

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Ian Baker

Film Editing by

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Kate Williams

Editorial Department

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Rachel McKellar-Harding ... digital intermediate producer
Laurie Meade ... digital intermediate on-line editor
Nic Smith ... digital intermediate technical director
Shaun Smith ... assistant editor
Neil Wood ... colorist: dailies

Casting By

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Nikki Barrett

Production Design by

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Melinda Doring

Art Direction by

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Janie Parker

Set Decoration by

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Glen W. Johnson

Makeup Department

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Catherine Biggs ... assistant makeup artist
Christine Spiller ... makeup artist: additional days
Zeljka Stanin ... key hair / key makeup
Kirsten Veysey ... makeup designer

Production Management

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Gordon Andersen ... unit manager
Sandy Stevens ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Breeze Callahan ... second second assistant director
Todd Embling ... second assistant director
Andrea Hachuel ... additional assistant director (as Andréa Hachuel)
Toby Pease ... first assistant director
Nicholas E. Schepisi ... third assistant director (as Nick Schepisi)

Art Department

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Mandi Bialek-Wester ... casual dresser/buyer
Wayne Diskin ... set builder
Andrew Gardiner ... Construction Manager
Ben Gill ... set builder
Anna McEwan ... set dresser
Marney McKenna ... assistant stand-by props
Ross Murdoch ... construction manager
Jane Murphy ... set dresser
Christian Petersen ... set dresser
Leon Salom ... assistant production designer
Dean Sullivan ... stand-by props

Sound Department

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Steven Ghouti ... adr mixer
Chris Goodes ... adr mixer
James Harvey ... dialogue editor
Robert Mackenzie ... re-recording mixer / sound editor
Glenn Newnham ... supervising sound editor
Liesl Pieterse ... adr mixer

Special Effects by

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Ciaran Jordan ... special effects assistant
Tim O'Brien ... senior special effects technician
Peter Stubbs ... special effects supervisor
Julian Summers ... special effects technician
Kevin Turner ... senior special effects technician

Visual Effects by

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Genevieve Camilleri ... compositor
Alan S.L. Lam ... digital artist: Iloura
Dee McClelland ... digital intermediate colourist
Simon Rosenthal ... visual effects executive producer: Iloura

Stunts

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Brittany Baldwin ... stunt double
Martyn Dance ... stunt double: Martin Lynes
Sam Elia ... additional safety supervisor
John Walton ... stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department

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Steven Bailey ... second assistant camera
Chris Hansford ... a cam dolly grip
Jason Hansford ... onset grip
Rob Hansford ... key grip
Chaz Lyon ... first assistant "a" camera
Leigh Mackenzie ... camera operator
Robbie MacKinnon ... second assistant camera: "b" camera (as Robbie McKinnon)
Matt Nettheim ... still photographer (as Matthew Nettheim)
Chris Shanahan ... best boy
Garie Wetherill ... key video assist operator

Casting Department

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Rachael Deller-Pincott ... extras casting assistant
Tamasin Simpkin ... extras casting
Natalie Wall ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Celeste Blewitt ... costume assistant
Jeanie Cameron ... head costume buyer
Alban Farrawell ... costume supervisor
Jane Summers-Eve ... costumier

Location Management

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George Akl ... location scout
Tony Clarke ... location manager
Mel Dunstone ... locations scout (as Melissa Dunstone)
Ellie Hawker ... assistant location manager
Peter Hicks ... location manager: Sydney
Karen Jones ... location scout

Music Department

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Ross Cockle ... score recording engineer
Robert John ... orchestra leader and contractor

Other crew

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Carl Blacklidge ... marine coordinator
Guillaume Catala ... translator
Rachael Deller-Pincott ... assistant script supervisor / production secretary
Lon Haber ... publicity department
Nathan James ... safety supervisor
Rachel Knowles ... head of post production
Kristin Kruger ... assistant accountant / post production co-ordinator
Leith McPherson ... dialect coach: post-production
Jessica Rogers ... assistant production coordinator
Lehi Tahau ... unit manager qld
Trudy Talbot ... production accountant
Kelly Vincent ... production coordinator
Kristin Witcombe ... script supervisor

Thanks

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Gracie Otto ... thanks
Chloe Traicos ... special thanks

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

In the dead geographic center of American, a college student from California (Katherine Kendall - SWINGERS) must take refuge from a sudden storm in the Miller's farmhouse basement. The Millers-Irma (Blythe Danner - MEET THE PARENTS), her husband Dallas and their brooding 30 year-old son Billy, have secrets as turbulent as the storm that rages outside. They are trying to come to terms with the mysterious disappearance of their only daughter and Irma's delusions about the tragedy are further complicated by the arrival of the suspicious California coed

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Also Known As
  • L'oeil du cyclone (France)
  • Im Auge des Sturms (Germany)
  • El foco de la tempestad (Spain)
  • Srediste oluje (Serbia)
  • Oko cyklonu (Poland)
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Runtime
  • 114 min
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Budget AUD15,000,000 (estimated)

Did You Know?

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Trivia In real life Charlotte Rampling is only five years older than her screen son Geoffrey Rush and only nine years older than her daughter Judy Davis. See more »
Quotes [first lines]
Basil Hunter: [voice-over] If it were writ upon a page, it could revolve around this day, the day my mother came to believe that being of a certain class entitles you die whenever you damn well please. Don't we wish...
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