The Weight of Water (2000)

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  • Le Poids De L'eau Alternative


Period mystery drama. Part of the narrative takes place in 1873, when the brutal murder of two women in a remote village in the New England region of the Isle of Shoals leads to a sensational murder trial. In the current day, more than 100 years later, a journalist, Jean, is asked to write a story about the case, while spending a weekend on a boat in the area along with her husband, Thomas, his brother-in-law, Rich, and Rich's girlfriend. The two stories unfold in parallel to reveal the story behind the murder, as well as the tense situation that begins to surface during the weekend spent on the boat.

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