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The Piano

R| 2 hr. min.

Plot Summary
After a long voyage from Scotland, pianist Ada McGrath (Holly Hunter) and her young daughter, Flora (Anna Paquin), are left with all their belongings, including a piano, on a New Zealand beach. Ada, who has been mute since childhood, has been sold into marriage to a local man named Alisdair Stewart (Sam Neill). Making little attempt to warm up to Alisdair, Ada soon becomes intrigued by his Maori-friendly acquaintance, George Baines (Harvey Keitel), leading to tense, life-altering conflicts.

Cast: Holly Hunter , Harvey Keitel , Sam Neill , Anna Paquin , Kerry Walker , Genevieve Lemon ,

Director: Jane Campion

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Cinemussy, Miramax Films

The Piano (1993)

Release Date: March 15th, 1994|2 hr. min.

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  • April 22, 2010 drarthurwells
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    Another Jane Campion classic film. Great film making as is Campion's trademark

  • October 16, 2008 Jlbidlack
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    Harvey, your body rocked in this movie! The story line was deep and original in nature.

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