7.6/10
52,401
367 user 204 critic

Dark Waters (2019)

Trailer
2:30 | Trailer
A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against a chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.

Director:

Todd Haynes

Writers:

Nathaniel Rich (based on The New York Times magazine article "The Lawyer Who Became DuPont's Worst Nightmare" by), Mario Correa (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Reviews
Popularity
148 ( 395)
4 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mark Ruffalo ... Rob Bilott
Anne Hathaway ... Sarah Barlage Bilott
Tim Robbins ... Tom Terp
Bill Pullman ... Harry Dietzler
Bill Camp ... Wilbur Tennant
Victor Garber ... Phil Donnelly
Mare Winningham ... Darlene Kiger
William Jackson Harper ... James Ross
Louisa Krause ... Carla Pfeiffer
Kevin Crowley ... Larry Winter
Bruce Cromer ... Kim Burke
Denise Dal Vera ... Sandra Tennant
Richard Hagerman Richard Hagerman ... Joe Kiger
Abi Van Andel ... Kathleen Welch
John Newberg ... Dr. Gillespie
Edit

Storyline

A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against a chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

The Truth Has a Man on the Inside See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic content, some disturbing images and strong language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Robert Bilott's case involves data from 3M. He uses 3M Post-it Notes to tag documents that came from DuPont. See more »

Goofs

When Rob Bilott begins to sift thru the dozens of boxes received in the discovery process from DuPont, he finds a greeting card and lots of dust. Parties in a law suit release *copies* of documents, not originals. See more »

Quotes

Sarah's Mother: Rob's missing such a lovely day.
Sarah Barlage Bilott: Law's a jealous mistress, Mom. Means it comes with the territory.
See more »

Crazy Credits

In the closing credits : some of the main real characters are shown, and it is revealed that some of the background characters were played by people involved with the real case. See more »

Connections

Featured in Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: Dark Waters (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

A Kiss Goodnight
Written and performed by John Milton Barrett
Published by Fable Music Pty Ltd. (APRA) 100%
Courtesy of Warner Chappell Production Music
See more »

User Reviews

 
Frightfully disturbing.....
19 January 2020 | by byron-116See all my reviews

Everyone must see Dark Waters to realize how we, the people, are duped by giant corporations. Throw out any Teflon pans and pots you may still have in your kitchen.


76 of 85 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 367 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Korean

Release Date:

6 December 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Lawyer Who Became DuPont's Worst Nightmare See more »

Filming Locations:

Cincinnati, Ohio, USA See more »

Edit

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$102,606, 24 November 2019

Gross USA:

$11,136,084

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$23,108,017
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed