Claim, The (2000)
Claim, The (2000) Genre(s): Drama | Western

Directed by: Michael Winterbottom

Starring: Peter Mullan, Wes Bentley, Sarah Polley, Nastassja Kinski, Milla Jovovich, Shirley Henderson, Julian Richings

Synopsis: Twenty years after selling his wife and daughter for a claim to a gold mine, a man receives a surprise visit. Based on Thomas Hardy's The Mayor of Casterbridge.

Genie nominee: Supporting Actor (Julian Richings).

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Ripley's movie review

I liked it even though it was kinda depressing. The acting was good, the story was interesting, the character development was well done, and the scenery was gorgeous. It's worth watching.

Added 10 February 2003 at 12:55 AM

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