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Philip Ridley

The Reflecting Skin

96' - 1990 - Drama, Horror, Thriller - Dialogue: English
Director: Philip Ridley Composer: Nick Bicât With: Viggo Mortensen, Lindsay Duncan, Jeremy Cooper
A young boy tries to cope with rural life circa 1950s and his fantasies become a way to interpret events. After his father tells him stories of vampires, he becomes convinced that the widow up the road is a vampire, and tries to find ways of discouraging his brother from seeing her. He must deal with an abusive mother, a father with a charge of molestation, a band of youths creating havoc, and an unforgiving environment in general.

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Credits

Director

Philip Ridley

Composer

Nick Bicât

With

Viggo Mortensen, Lindsay Duncan, Jeremy Cooper

Scenario

Philip Ridley

Director of Photography

Dick Pope

Editor

Scott Thomas

Producer

dominic Anciano, Ray Burdis

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

Canada, United Kingdom

Year

1990

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