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The Etruscan Smile ()


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Rory MacNeil, a rugged old Scotsman, travels to San Francisco to seek medical treatment. He moves in with his estranged son Ian, as he sees his life getting transformed through a newfound bond with his baby grandson.

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Rory MacNeil
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Ian
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Emily
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Claudia
Aero Kapow Epps ...
Jamie (as Oliver Aero Kappow Epps)
Echo Boom Epps ...
Jamie (as Elliot Echo Boom Epps)
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Frank Barron
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Academic Man
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Professor
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Weiss
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Campbell
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Jeff Stradlow
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Frida
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Exam Nurse
David Ashton ...
Fraser
Aeron Macintyre ...
Taxi Driver
Jeremy Kahn ...
Young Man
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Supermarket Girl
Cole Smith ...
Bar Man
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Pirate Waiter (as Rainee Lyleson)
Michael Meehan ...
Street Performer
Juliana Long Tyson ...
Pickpocket Lady (as Juliana Tyson)
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Police Officer
Jesse Caldwell ...
Guest at Galla
Oscar Pirie ...
Five Year Old Jamie
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Reporter
Carolyn Konrad ...
Bar Woman
Patrick Alparone ...
Pirate Bartender
Nik Duggan ...
Rowdy Youth #1
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Tour Guide
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Rowdy Youth #2
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Hospital Nurse
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Museum Attendant
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Bartender
Gary Agid ...
Homeless Man (uncredited)
Natalie Stephany Aguilar ...
Street Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Party Guest (uncredited)
Samuel Baca ...
Pedestrian (uncredited)
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SF City Hall Gala Power Elite (uncredited)
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Bob Branston (uncredited)
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Chef Paulo (uncredited)
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American Tourist (uncredited)
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Museum Patron (uncredited)
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Society Fundraiser Attendee (uncredited)
Scott Christy ...
Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Limo Driver (uncredited)
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University Student (uncredited)
Zachary Culbertson ...
City Dweller (uncredited)
Kristin Dagenais ...
Power Elite (uncredited)
Steve Dakota ...
Outdoor Restaurant Patron / Gala Fundraiser Waiter (uncredited)
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Museum Patron (uncredited)
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Hospital Administrator (uncredited)
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Power Elite Gala Attendee (uncredited)
Steve Durant ...
Bartender (uncredited)
Patrick Engler ...
Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Upscale Party Guest (uncredited)
Pamela Finney ...
Museum Patron (uncredited)
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Elite Fundraiser (uncredited)
Karen Gabay ...
Museum Patron / Traveler / Pedestrian (uncredited)
Kenley Gaffke ...
Gala Attendee (uncredited)
Hayley Gagner ...
Pedestrian (uncredited)
Douglas Gawoski ...
Scotsman (uncredited)
Roger Groh ...
Shopper (uncredited)
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The Mermaid (uncredited)
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Power Elite (uncredited)
Kertyn Hernandez ...
Bar Girl (uncredited)
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Happy Dancing Man (uncredited)
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Pretty Girl at Gala Bar (uncredited)
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Pier 39 Tourist (uncredited)
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Shoe Store Clerk (uncredited)
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Upscale Party Guest (uncredited)
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Street Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Upscale Birthday Party Guest (uncredited)
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San Francisco Power Elite (uncredited)
Alysia Lembkey ...
Pier 39 Patron / Airport Patron (uncredited)
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Power Elite (uncredited)
John Lobato ...
Street Pedestrian (uncredited)
Shannon Lujan ...
Gala Attendee (uncredited)
Mary Lu Marr ...
College Professor (uncredited)
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Pretty Girl at Museum (uncredited)
Kelli McCrann ...
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
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Cafe Patron (uncredited)
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Museum Patron (uncredited)
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Museum Patron (uncredited)
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Pretty Girl at Gala (uncredited)
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Freind of Rory (uncredited)
Erin Nolan ...
Pretty Girl (uncredited)
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Museum Patron (uncredited)
Neil O'Neill ...
Scotsman (uncredited)
Brook Edward Penca ...
Power Elite (uncredited)
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Dinner Guest (uncredited)
Jeff Redlick ...
Power Elite (uncredited)
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Tourist (uncredited)
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Fundraiser Attendee (uncredited)
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Power Elite (uncredited)
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Pretty Girl (uncredited)
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Gala Debutante (uncredited)
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Country Club Kid (uncredited)
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Scotsman (uncredited)
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TV Cameraman (uncredited)
Theodore Carl Soderberg ...
Museum Patron (uncredited)
Michael T Stewart ...
Gala Waiter (uncredited)
Thomas W. Stewart ...
Elite Fundraiser (uncredited)
Andy Tabbat ...
Museum Patron (uncredited)
Jeffrey David William Taylor ...
Jazz Saxophone Musician (uncredited)
Anastassia Tchibissova ...
Power Elite (uncredited)
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Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Daughter (uncredited)
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European Tourist (uncredited)
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Nurse (uncredited)
Erick Vinther ...
Doctor (uncredited)
Steven Wiig ...
Shoe Store Dad (uncredited)
Lia Wilbourn ...
Scotswoman (uncredited)
Victoria Lee Williams ...
Friend (uncredited)
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Museum Patron (uncredited)
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Upscale Party Guest (uncredited)
Bobby Ysip ...
San Francisco Power Elite Gala Waiter (uncredited)

Directed by

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Oded Binnun
Mihal Brezis

Written by

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Jose Luis Sampedro ... (based on the novel 'La Sonrisa Etrusca' by)
 
Michael McGowan ... (written by) &
Michal Lali Kagan ... (written by) &
Sarah Bellwood ... (written by)
 
Shuki Ben-Naim ... (additional material)
 
Amital Stern ... (additional material)

Produced by

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Arthur Cohn ... producer (produced by)
Paul O. Davis ... line producer (as Paul Davis)
Renata Jacobs ... executive producer

Music by

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Haim Frank Ilfman

Cinematography by

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Javier Aguirresarobe

Film Editing by

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Roberto Silvi

Editorial Department

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Ori Alon ... post production services
Drew Armstrong ... i/o co-ordinator
Noa Assido ... post production services
Mike Burton ... colorist: dailies
Johnathan Wei Dickinson ... digital intermediate editor
Yael Hersonski ... additional editor
Alice Jowitt ... I/O Data Operator
Dave Kent ... data io manager
Steve Knight ... digital intermediate coordinator
Ross MacRae ... dailies technician
Larry Madaras ... Co-Editor
Ben McKinstrie ... colorist: dailies
Jonny Monks ... data transfer
Cesar Guto Piletti ... digital intermediate assistant
Danny Rafic ... additional editor
Otto Rodd ... digital intermediate operator
Andrew Scattergood ... data transfer
Hemi Solomon ... additional editor
Dov Steuer ... additional editor (as Dov Stoyer)

Casting By

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Kerry Barden
Paul Schnee

Production Design by

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Sue Chan

Art Direction by

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Moley Campbell
Michael E. Goldman
Alice Walker ... assistant art director

Set Decoration by

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Tina Jones
Maggie Martin

Costume Design by

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Mary Claire Hannan

Makeup Department

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Marta Camer ... makeup artist
Marcelo Donari ... assistant hair stylist
Stephan Dupuis ... makeup department head
Karalynne Fiebig ... key hair stylist
Monika Maka ... hair department head
Robert Mrazik ... hair stylist
Nicole Sofios ... makeup artist
Jennifer Tremont ... key hair stylist
Jenny-King Turko ... key makeup artist
Hannah Wing ... makeup artist

Production Management

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Debbie Brubaker ... unit production manager
Paul O. Davis ... unit production manager
Alistair Hopkins ... post-production supervisor
Donald MacKinnon ... unit production manager
Katie Shahrokh ... post-production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Christopher S. Bryson ... first assistant director
Mark Inglis ... second assistant director
Greig Liddell ... third assistant director
Jerremy Stewart ... second assistant director
Jason Suhrke ... second second assistant director

Art Department

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Lauren Abrams ... scenic artist: sculptor
Jennifer Bennes ... scenic artist
Caroline Doney ... scenic supervisor
Kimberley Fahey ... assistant set decorator
John Gorman ... props
Mike Helbig ... set dresser
Jason Hoobyar ... set dresser
Lawrence Hornbeck ... on-set dresser
Peter Hudson ... set dresser
Martin Kelly ... set designer
Kelli Lundy ... art department coordinator
William C. Martin ... assistant property master
Jamie McCallum ... Construction Supervisor Scotland
Doni McMillan ... set dresser
Stephen McNally ... scenic artist
Edward J. McNicoll ... general foreman
John Micheletos ... leadman
Seth Miller ... extra props
Michael Murnane ... lead sculptor
Carrie Nardello ... stand-by painter
Ben Nichols ... construction coordinator
Wayne Olds ... scenic artist
Alice Phelps ... production buyer
Doug Pierce ... set designer
Tom Richardson ... lead scenic artist
Anna Rogers ... assistant property master
Jack Rogers ... carpenter
Emily K. Rolph ... graphic designer
Gretchen Scharfenberg ... set dec buyer
Gary Twine ... propmaster/dressing props: additional photography
Chris Ubick ... property master
Louis Visco ... set dresser
Christian Wadman ... labor foreman
Mark Warren ... set dresser
Jody Weisenfeld ... set dec buyer
Billy Wilson ... storeman

Sound Department

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Stuart Bagshaw ... foley editor
Stuart Bruce ... sound mixer
Ben Chick ... sound effects editor
Brian Copenhagen ... additional sound mixer: SF / boom operator
Phil Diamond ... sound assistant
Gary Doig ... boom operator
James Feltham ... supervising sound editor
James Gregory ... adr mixer
Keenan Jensen ... sound utility
Ronen Nagel ... sound consultant
Michael Primmer ... boom operator
Andrew Rice ... adr mixer
Ciaran Smith ... foley engineer
Nigel Squibbs ... re-recording mixer
Nelson Stoll ... production sound mixer
Nati Taub ... additional sound effects editor
Julian Willson ... sound mixer: second unit

Visual Effects by

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Steven Bray ... digital compositor
Andre Brizard ... lead compositor
Simon Carr ... visual effects supervisor
Stephen Coren ... visual effects supervisor
Nick Drew ... Halo VFX: Exec Producer
Chiara Finello ... visual effects coordinator
Connor Guyler ... visual effects artist
John Hardwick ... digital compositor
Gary Kelly ... digital compositor
Duncan Kinnaird ... visual effects artist
Dolores McGinley ... visual effects supervisor
Daniel Mark Miller ... digital compositor
Marios Theodosi ... flame artist
Andy Tusabe ... digital compositor

Stunts

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Kevin Bailey ... stunt driver
Dan Bell ... stunt double Brian Cox
Robin Lynn Bonaccorsi ... stunt driver
Rocky Capella ... stunt coordinator / supervising stunt coordinator
Paul Crawford ... stunt driver
Lisa Dempsey ... stunt driver
Jeffrey T Ferguson ... precision driver
Michael Hilow ... utility stunts
Luke Kearney ... stunt coordinator
Mike Martinez ... stunt driver
Tim Meredith ... stunt driver
Danton Mew ... stunt driver
Darlene Nesson ... precision driver
Brian Sampson ... precision driver
Donn Andrew Simmons ... precision driver
Ted Zervoudakis ... stunt safety diver

Camera and Electrical Department

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Connor Adam ... lighting technician: pickups
Robert Barcelona ... crane operator
Mark William Bassett ... electrician
Eric Beaumonte ... grip
Matt Blomquist ... grip
Jeffrey Bordessa ... lamp operator
Stephen Buckingham ... camera operator
Jonathan W. Buckley ... aerial photographer
Michael Ryan Burns ... best boy electric
Ryan J. Calkin ... electrician / generator operator
Peter Candler ... second assistant camera: "b" camera, UK
Bruce Carmichael ... camera trainee
Dave Childers ... key grip
Gregory Collis ... "a" dolly grip
Luke Coulter ... first assistant camera: "a" camera: UK
Jonathan Doff ... video assistant
Richard Elliott ... aerial camera operator
Kenneth D. Emanuele ... electrician
Jeph Folkins ... first assistant camera
Frank Helbig ... gaffer
James Heywood ... grip
Richi Holt ... grip
Richard A. Hunt ... best boy grip
Graeme Hunter ... still photographer
Sturt John ... electrician
Brook Johnson ... grip
Evan Jones ... electrician
Jonny Kerr ... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Aaron Kirby ... second assistant camera
John Lacy ... rigging gaffer
Anne Lee ... b second assistant camera
Sam Lino ... digital loader
Jordan Livingston ... digital imaging technician
Jonny Mackenzie ... lighting technician
Pete Maughan ... drone pilot
Chris Maxwell ... second assistant camera: UK
Robert 'Boomer' McCann ... best boy grip
Chris McCracken ... grip
Alan McLean ... camera trainee: dailies
Grant McPhee ... digital imaging technician
Ben Millar ... gaffer: pick ups
Mark Milsome ... camera operator
David Moir ... still photographer
Scott Napier ... gaffer
Andy Neddermeyer ... video assist: San Francisco
Neil Oseman ... additional photography
Vance Piper ... b first assistant camera
Colin Price ... best boy
Lisa Quinn ... rigging best boy electric
Chris Shellenberger ... lamp operator
William Shore ... additional rigging electrician
Tom Stansfield ... key grip: UK
John Sturt ... electrician
Sean Taylor ... additional electrician: San Francisco
Jon Towler ... console operator
Calum Weir ... data wrangler
Bradley Everett Wilson ... camera supporter

Casting Department

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Nina Henninger ... casting director: San Francisco
Colin Jones ... casting director: UK
Colleen Kenneavy ... extras casting
Sarah Kliban ... casting associate: San Francisco
Toby Spigel ... Casting Associate: UK

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Andrea Cooper ... set costumer
Diane Cornelius ... set costumer
Cathleen Edwards ... costume supervisor
Julia Forrester ... costume trainee
Paula Jean Fredrickson ... stitcher
Matthew Nash ... tailor
Jessica Paschall ... costume assistant
Chris Proctor ... costumer
Deirdre Scully ... key costumer

Location Management

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Ismael Castillo ... location production assistant
Saisie M. Jang ... key assistant location manager
Simon Lake ... key assistant location manager
Frances Reyes-Bolinger ... assistant location manager
Gail Stempler ... location manager

Music Department

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Nurith Cohn ... music supervisor
Fiona Cruickshank ... score recordist
Alex Ferguson ... assistant engineer
James Griffiths ... musician / score assistant
Tristan Noon ... assistant orchestrator
Matthew Slater ... conductor / orchestrator
Casey Stone ... music scoring mixer

Script and Continuity Department

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Erez Kav-El ... script editor
Sigalit Lipshitz ... script editor
Andrea Manners ... script supervisor
Aina Sabaté-Giralt ... script supervisor
Asaf Tzipor ... script editor

Transportation Department

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Joseph M. Abney ... driver
Beau Bean ... transportation captain (as Justin Beau Bean)
Diana Curtis ... transportation dispatcher
Clark Dolan ... driver
Colin Ducey ... camera car driver
John F. Fahey ... driver
Chris George ... driver
Reggie Jackson ... driver
Milton L. Jeffers ... driver
Joseph A. Juvera Jr. ... driver
Dannie Lenz ... driver
John Levi ... driver
Glenn Mack ... transportation co-captain
James Nowlin ... driver
Robert Roach ... driver
Chris Roberts ... driver
Greg Rogers ... driver
Brian Sampson ... picture car: '97 Firebird

Additional Crew

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Colette Aguilar ... Worldwide Sales & Distribution
Gaetano Akiya ... first assistant accountant
Erik Almada ... set production assistant
Zel Anders ... office production assistant
Burke Beardsley ... marine coordinator
Steve Berman ... completion guarantor: Film Finances
Erinn Kathryn Burke ... production secretary
Kris Butler ... lead medic
Jo Cameron Brown ... dialect coach: JJ Feild
Erika Canchola ... production attorney
Iain Canning ... production coordinator: UK
James Chandler ... key craft service
Alan Chu ... IT/Telecom Tech
Tom Coleman ... accounts clerk
Hilton Jamal Day ... set production assistant
Gabe de Kelaita ... set production assistant: san francisco
Corryn Deegan ... set production assistant
Steven Emerson ... production assistant
Elise Ganz ... studio teacher
Alex Gilbert ... production assistant
Michael Greggans ... stand-in
Tom Hart ... stand-in: Brian Cox
Kylee Harwick ... assistant to director
Glynn Henderson ... health and safety consultant
Abigail Jones ... production assistant
Scott Kistner ... stand-in: JJ Feild
Beverly Kizer ... payroll accountant
Eric Louie ... set production assistant
Paul Lucas ... stand-in for clive russell
Cristin Mackenzie ... assistant to the directors: uk
Shona Mackenzie ... assistant production coordinator / assistant production coordinator: uk
Tony McKinnon ... health and safety advisor (as Tony MacKinnon)
Scott Milne ... Production Insurance
Chris Murray ... Cashier
Jason O'Mahony ... office production assistant
Christine K. O'Malley ... 2nd Assistant Accountant
Ric Perada ... set production assistant
Jesus Peña ... production assistant
Emily Pierceall ... production coordinator
Gabe Ramirez ... office production assistant
Sandy Reed ... craft service assistant
Steve Richard ... immigration consultant
Karie-Ann Robinson ... head chaperone
Chad Russo ... production attorney
Aina Sabaté-Giralt ... script supervisor: UK (as Aina Sabate-Giralt)
Brian Sampson ... stand-in
Danielle Schmidt ... assistant production coordinator
Donn Andrew Simmons ... stand-in
Paula Sonenberg ... stand-in: Rosanna Arquette
L. La Mar Stewart ... set production assistant
Shaun Sutton ... runner
Jonathan Taylor ... post production delivery coordinator
Cory Townsend ... assistant: Brian Cox
Jill Wattles ... craft service assistant
Taylor Whitehouse ... production assistant
Cait Wilson ... set production assistant
Bruce Wrigley ... post-production payroll accountant
Cameron Krogh Stone ... voice actor (uncredited)

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

Brian Cox is Rory MacNeil, a rugged old Scotsman who reluctantly leaves his beloved isolated Hebridean island for San Francisco to seek medical treatment. Moving in with his estranged son, Rory's life will be unexpectedly transformed through a newly found love for his baby grandson.

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Also Known As
  • Rory's Way (New Zealand, English title)
  • Rory's Way (United Kingdom, English title)
  • Das etruskische Lächeln (Germany)
  • Das Etruskische Lächeln (Germany)
  • La sonrisa etrusca (Spain)
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Runtime
  • 107 min
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Trivia Film based on the book of the same name by Spanish writer, humanist and economist José Luis Sampedro See more »
Movie Connections References Groundhog Day (1993). See more »

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