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A Cry in the Dark

A Cry in the Dark

Streep, Meryl, actor; Neill, Sam, actor; Schepisi, Fred, director; Bryson, John, book author; Tingwell, Charles, actor; Smeaton, Bruce, music

The true story of Lindy Chamberlain (played by Meryl Streep) whose baby Azaria disappeared on a family camping holiday in the Australian outback in 1980. She insisted the child was snatched from their tent by a dingo but was convicted of murder and imprisoned. On appeal, the decision was reversed and the conviction quashed. A body has never been found

DVD. English. Feature : Drama.
Published MGM Home Entertainment, 2003
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Statement of responsibility: director, Fred Schepisi; producer, Verity Lambert; writer, Fred Schepisi; writer, Robert Caswell
EAN: 5050070010077
BBFC classification: 15
Note: Region 2, 1 disc(s), Disc format DVD 9 dual layer, Interactive menus, Scene access, Ratio (1:2.35 CinemaScope), Enhanced for WideScreen TV, Languages (English, German, French, Italian), Sound (Dolby Surround), Other languages Spanish, Other Language Sound Dolby Mono, Subtitles (French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian, Danish, Portuguese, Greek), Subtitles for hard of hearing (English, German), Bonus footage, Trailers.
Note: Made in 1988.
Note: Based on 'Evil Angels' by John Bryson.
Note: Credits: music, Bruce Smeaton.
Note: DVDW.
Note: Dolby Digital.
Performers: Cast: Meryl Streep, Sam Neill, Charles Tingwell, Bruce Myles, Nick Tate, Neil Fitzpatrick, Maurice Fields, Lewis Fitz-Gerald.
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd, col.
System: DVD.
Other Number: 5050070010077
Publisher Number: 16581DVD