The Mermaid Chair

Overview

A dejected housewife finds her passions reawakened after sending her daughter off to school, and returning to her childhood home to care for her ailing mother. Informed that her mentally ill mother is growing increasingly unstable, Jessie (Kim Basinger) steels herself for the hard road ahead. Upon arriving at the scenic Southern island where she grew up, Jessie uncovers a series of dark secrets about her family past while fighting her attraction to a handsome Benedictine monk. In the weeks that follow Jessie ...
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Overview

A dejected housewife finds her passions reawakened after sending her daughter off to school, and returning to her childhood home to care for her ailing mother. Informed that her mentally ill mother is growing increasingly unstable, Jessie (Kim Basinger) steels herself for the hard road ahead. Upon arriving at the scenic Southern island where she grew up, Jessie uncovers a series of dark secrets about her family past while fighting her attraction to a handsome Benedictine monk. In the weeks that follow Jessie experiences a profound transformation that affects every aspect of her life, and finally reveals the true nature of her being.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/29/2010
  • UPC: 733961225136
  • Original Release: 2006
  • Rating:

  • Source: A&E Home Video
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:28:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 41,516

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kim Basinger Jessie Sullivan
Bruce Greenwood Hugh Sullivan
Alex Carter Brother Thomas
Roberta Maxwell
Debra Mooney
Lorena Gale
Technical Credits
Steven Schachter Director
Jean Beaudoin Editor
Suzette Couture Screenwriter
Michael Frislev Producer
Jo-Ann Chorney Production Designer
Molly Lopata Casting
Rolf Lovland Score Composer
Chad Oakes Producer
Randy Robinson Executive Producer
Mike Southon Cinematographer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Mermaid Chair
1. Introduction [1:16]
2. Local Girl [20:12]
3. A Man of His Word [8:36]
4. Diving In [12:31]
5. Secrets [12:30]
7. Troubled Water [8:14]
6. A New Beginning [7:57]
8. The Festival of Saint Senara [8:20]
9. Going Home [7:30]
10. Credits [1:04]
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Disc #1 -- Mermaid Chair
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