(out of 5)

Jeff Bridges plays a crash survivor who believes that getting out of the plane without a single scratch means that he is invincible, and now even foods he was allergic to no longer bother him. While his concerned family ponders the serious implications of what he is becoming, he counsels a fellow crash survivor, a young woman (Rosie Perez) who lost her baby in the accident. Throughout this affecting drama, Bridges is constantly looking for the opportunity to become human again, and finds it in the hands of those closest to him. Perez has never been better, and Isabella Rossellini shines as Bridges’ wife in this memorable Peter Weir film.

USA, 1993

Directed by Peter Weir

Screenplay by , based on his novel

Cinematography by

Produced by

Music by

Production Design by

Costume Design by

Film Editing by , ,

Academy Awards 1993

Golden Globe Awards 1993



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