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THE WATER HORSE

by Jay Russell

synopsis

Angus, a young Scottish boy, finds an enchanted egg. Taking it home, he soon finds himself face-to-face with an amazing creature: the mythical "water horse" of Scottish lore. Angus begins a journey of discovery, facing his greatest fears and risking his life to protect a secret that would give birth to a legend.

international title: The Water Horse
original title: The Water Horse
country: United Kingdom, United States
year: 2007
genre: fiction
directed by: Jay Russell
film run: 112'
release date: BE 30/01/2008; DE 07/02/2008; AT, GB 08/02/2008; FR 13/02/2008; NL 13/02/2008; PL 22/02/2008; HR 28/02/2008; EE 29/02/2008; ES 07/03/2008; IT 14/03/2008; SE 23/05/2008
screenplay: Robert Nelson Jacobs
cast: Emily Watson, Alex Etel, Priyanka Xi, Ben Chaplin, Geraldine Brophy, David Morrissey, Brian Cox
cinematography by: Oliver Stapleton
film editing: Mark Warner
art director: Tony Burrough
costumes designer: John Bloomfield
music: James Newton Howard
producer: Robert Bernstein, Douglas Rae, Charlie Lyons, Barrie M. Osborne
production: Revolution Films, Ecosse Films, Walden Media, Beacon Pictures
distributor: Sony Pictures Releasing Germany, Sony Pictures Releasing Netherlands, Sony Pictures Releasing France