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      The Deep End of the Ocean

      1999, Drama, 1h 45m

      36 Reviews 10,000+ Ratings

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      Movie Info

      After Beth Cappadora's (Michelle Pfeiffer) youngest son, Ben, vanishes in Chicago, she slowly descends into a deep depression, affecting her husband, Pat (Treat Williams), and her other children (Jonathan Jackson, Alexa Vega). Relocating to Chicago several years later, they are shocked to discover a local boy named Sam (Ryan Merriman) who looks strikingly similar to Ben. Along with detective Candy Bliss (Whoopi Goldberg), the family must relive their trauma and find out the truth about Sam.

      • Rating: PG-13

      • Genre: Drama

      • Original Language: English

      • Director: Ulu Grosbard

      • Producer: Kate Guinzberg, Kate Guinzburg

      • Writer: Jacquelyn Mitchard, Stephen Schiff

      • Release Date (Theaters):  wide

      • Release Date (Streaming):

      • Box Office (Gross USA): $13.4M

      • Runtime:

      • Distributor: Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment

      • Production Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation

      • Sound Mix: Surround, SDDS, Dolby Digital

      Cast & Crew

      Michelle Pfeiffer
      Treat Williams
      Jonathan Jackson
      Ryan Merriman
      John Kapelos
      Michael Mcelroy
      Cory Buck
      Alexa PenaVega
      Michael McGrady
      Stephen Schiff
      Frank Capra III
      Steve Nicolaides
      Elmer Bernstein
      Stephen Goldblatt
      John Bloom

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      Audience Reviews for The Deep End of the Ocean

      • Jun 10, 2017

        Heartbreaking. I couldn't imagine what this would be like. Great movie.

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      • Feb 18, 2012

        This is truly a sad film, but it has its problems. Michelle Pfeiffer played an incredible performance however.

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      • Dec 21, 2008

        Excellent story, and very intense. Great performances from Michelle Pfeiffer. any parent should see with the notion of dont trust anyone completly when it comes to your children!

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      • May 28, 2008

        I liked the book but this is a little too dramatic.

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