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Holy Smoke

R| 1 hr. 54 min.

Plot Summary
While on a journey of discovery in exotic India, beautiful young Ruth Barron (Kate Winslet) falls under the influence of a charismatic religious guru. Her desperate parents then hire PJ Waters (Harvey Keitel), a macho cult de-programmer who confronts Ruth in a remote desert hideaway. But PJ quickly learns that he's met his match in the sexy, intelligent and iron-willed Ruth!

Cast: Kate Winslet , Harvey Keitel , Pam Grier , Julie Hamilton , Sophie Lee , Dan Wyllie , Paul Goddard , Tim Robertson

Director: Jane Campion

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Miramax Films, Buena Vista International [us]

Holy Smoke (1999)

Release Date: February 18th, 2000|1 hr. 54 min.

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