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PG| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
Divorced and discredited American anthropologist Dempsey (Ted Danson) arrives in Scotland to debunk the legend of the Loch Ness lake monster. The scientific mission soon turns into much more. The charm of the small town and Dempsey's dealings with various locals -- innkeeper Laura (Joely Richardson), her young daughter Isabel (Kirsty Graham), the local water bailiff (Ian Holm) and research assistant Adrian Foote (James Frain) -- all help steer him in a positive new direction.

Cast: Ted Danson , Joely Richardson , Ian Holm , Kirsty Graham , Harris Yulin , James Frain , Keith Allen , Nick Brimble

Director: John Henderson

Genres: Adventure

Loch Ness (1996)

Release Date: January 1st, 1996|1 hr. 41 min.

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  • November 16, 2009 Jdiliberto9
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    For a low budget, non sensationalized film, this was quite charming. It maintained a nice balance between the mystical and the rational. Ted Hanson was believeable in his low key acting and Joely Richardson and the others gave very professional performances. I could only have wished that the movie showed more shots of beautiful Scotland. It was more a short story than a novel. While suitable for older children, it was also pleasing for adults. Well done on a difficult subject.

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