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Paradise Road

R| 1 hr. 55 min.

Plot Summary
A group of foreign women -- including an educated British musician (Glenn Close), an Australian nurse (Cate Blanchett) and an American socialite (Julianna Margulies) -- leave Singapore during World War II. When their boat is attacked, they wash up in Japanese-occupied Sumatra and end up in a POW camp. Conditions there are grim, with prisoners brutally punished for minor violations. But the captives soon decide to form a singing group that just may lift these very different women out of misery.

Cast: Glenn Close , Pauline Collins , Cate Blanchett , Frances McDormand , Julianna Margulies , Jennifer Ehle , Elizabeth Spriggs , Tessa Humphries

Director: Bruce Beresford

Genres: Drama

Distributor: 20th Century Fox, Fox

Paradise Road (1997)

Release Date: April 11th, 1997|1 hr. 55 min.

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