The Adjuster

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The Adjuster
TheAdjuster.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Atom Egoyan
Produced by Camelia Frieberg
Written by Atom Egoyan
Starring Elias Koteas
Arsinée Khanjian
Maury Chaykin
Music by Mychael Danna
Cinematography Paul Sarossy
Edited by Susan Shipton
Distributed by Orion Classics (USA)
Release dates
  • September 26, 1991 (1991-09-26)
Running time
102 minutes
Country Canada
Language English
Budget CAD 1,500,000 (estimated)

The Adjuster is a 1991 Canadian drama film directed by Atom Egoyan. It premiered at the New York Film Festival. At the 17th Moscow International Film Festival it won the Special Silver St. George.[1]

In 1993, the Toronto International Film Festival ranked the film tenth in the Top 10 Canadian Films of All Time, though the film does not appear on the updated 2004 version.[2]

Plot summary[edit]

The Adjuster tells the story of an insurance adjuster who becomes intimate with his clients. The adjuster initially appears to want to help his clients but as the movie unfolds it is clear that the situation is more complex. He seems to be somehow a victim of his own situation.

Selected cast[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "17th Moscow International Film Festival (1991)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-03-04. 
  2. ^ "Top 10 Canadian Films of All Time," The Canadian Encyclopedia, 2012, URL accessed 28 April 2013.

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