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Release Date: January 19th, 2001

DVD Release Date: July 17th, 2001

R|1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary
In the tiny town of Brixton, Georgia where nothing is private, a woman with supernatural clairvoyance, a young beautiful socialite who has mysteriously disappeared, and an assortment of colorful characters all collide. A haunting psychological thriller, "The Gift" is ultimately a profound celebration of the human spirit.

Cast: Cate Blanchett, Giovanni Ribisi, Keanu Reeves, Katie Holmes, Greg Kinnear, Hilary Swank, Michael Jeter, Kim Dickens

Director: Sam Raimi

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Alphaville Films, Lakeshore Entertainment

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Ratings & Reviews

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  • At its heart, there's Blanchett, an actress whose instincts are unerring, and dead-on.

  • But there were few, if any, better performances in 2000 than the one Blanchett gives here, and Raimi's crafty blend of dramatic realism and supernatural knowledge is one of the year's best directing con jobs. show more

  • When movie lovers are looking back on the best of 2001, they will still be marveling at the beauty, intelligence and seemingly effortless mastery of Ms. Blanchett's performance.

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