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Death and the Maiden
Directed by:
Roman Polanski

Starring Sigourney Weaver, Ben Kingsley, Stuart Wilson, Krystia Mova, Jonathan Vega and Rodolphe Vega, "Death and the Maiden" (also known as "Morte e la fanciulla, La", "Jeune fille et la mort, La", "Tod und das Mädchen, Der") is a Drama/Mystery/Thriller film directed by Roman Polanski, and written by Rafael Yglesias (screenplay), released in the USA on December 23 of 1994.

How long would you wait...How much would you risk...How far would you go...For the truth?

Who is the director of "Death and the Maiden":

Death and the Maiden was directed by Roman Polanski, a French actor, director, writer, and producer.

Before Death and the Maiden, Roman Polanski had directed Bitter Moon, released in 1992, Frantic (1988), Pirates (1986), Tess (1979), Le Locataire (1976), and Chinatown (1974). Since, he directed The Ninth Gate, released in 1999, The Pianist (2002), The Ghost (2009), The Ghost Writer (2010), Carnage (2011).

What was the release date of "Death and the Maiden":

Death and the Maiden was initally released in the United States on Friday, December 23, 1994. Other films released on Friday, December 23, 1994 are Le Colonel Chabert (dir. Yves Angelo), The Jungle Book (dir. Stephen Sommers), Nobody's Fool (dir. Robert Benton), and Prt--Porter (dir. Robert Altman). This was twenty-five (25) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, April 21, 1995 in the United Kingdom; Friday, January 27, 1995 in Canada; Wednesday, March 29, 1995 in France; Thursday, May 04, 1995 in Germany and on Friday, March 03, 1995 in Spain.

Who is at the casting of "Death and the Maiden":

At the casting of Death and the Maiden we find Sigourney Weaver, previously seen in Dave (1993) and 1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992); Ben Kingsley (Schindler's List (1993), Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993)); Stuart Wilson (No Escape (1994), The Age of Innocence (1993)) [ more... ]

  • Ben Kingsley and Sigourney Weaver can both be seen in Dave, released in 1993.
  • Sigourney Weaver and Ben Kingsley can also be seen in Exodus: Gods and Kings, released in 2014.

What is the Storyline of "Death and the Maiden":

Paulina Escobar (Weaver) is a housewife married to a prominent lawyer in an unnamed South American country. One day a storm forces her husband Gerardo (Wilson) to ride home with a charming stranger. She is convinced that the stranger, Dr. Miranda (Kingsley), was part of the old fascist regime and that he tortured and raped her for weeks while she was blindfolded. Paulina takes him captive to determine the truth. Despite attempts by both her husband and Miranda to convince her that he is innocent, Paulina is [...]

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