The Mermaid Chair (film)

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The Mermaid Chair
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Theatrical poster
Directed by Steven Schachter
Produced by Michael Frislev
Chad Oakes
Randy Robinson
Jay Daniel Beechinor
Written by Sue Monk Kidd
Starring Kim Basinger
Alex Carter
Bruce Greenwood
Music by Rolf Lovland
Cinematography Mike Southon
Editing by Jean Beaudoin
Country Canada
Language English
Release date
  • 2006 (2006)
Running time 90 minutes

The Mermaid Chair is a 2006 television film adapted from the book written by Sue Monk Kidd. It was directed by Steven Schachter and stars Kim Basinger, Alex Carter, and Bruce Greenwood. The movie was filmed in British Columbia Canada. In particular Cowichan Bay, Telegraph Cove, and Brentwood Bay near Victoria, British Columbia.

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Set on a South Carolina barrier island, the movie tells the story of 42 year old Jessie Sullivan, a married woman who falls in love with a Benedictine monk, and explores themes of mid life marriage crisis and her self-awakening.

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