The Old Man and the Sea (miniseries)

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The Old Man and the Sea
Genre TV Movie
Created by Ernest Hemingway
Written by Roger O. Hirson
Directed by Jud Taylor
Starring Anthony Quinn
Gary Cole
Patricia Clarkson
Alexis Cruz
Theme music composer Bruce Broughton
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Producer(s) Norman Foster
Robert E Fuisz
Brian Harris
Keith Richardson
William F. Stroke
Editor(s) Fredric Steinkamp
Running time 93 min.
Original release March 25, 1990 (1990-03-25)

The Old Man and the Sea is a 1990 television movie based on the novel The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway. The film was nominated for three Emmy Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Music for a Miniseries or a Special (Dramatic Underscore), Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries for a Special, and Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Drama Miniseries or Special. Stephen Grubbs also won the Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Award for Best Sound Editing in Television Long Form - Dialogue & ADR



The DVD for Region 1 was released on January 29, 2002 by Lance Entertainment. A Region 2 DVD was released on January 15, 2007 by Granada Television.

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