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The Sweet Hereafter (1997)

R
112 min | Drama

A bus crash in a small town brings a lawyer to the town to defend the families, but he discovers that everything is not what it seems.
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Russell Banks (novel) | Atom Egoyan (screenplay)
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$ 5,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 31,149
Gross (USA)
$ 3,263,585
Gross (World)
$ 3,263,585
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Nov 21, 1997 (United States)

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Ian Holm
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Caerthan Banks
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Sarah Polley
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Gabrielle Rose
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Magdalena Sokoloski
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James D. Watts
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Peter Donaldson
Schwartz Schwartz   See fewer
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7.6 / 10 | 29,572 votes