Calm at Sunset

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Nominated for a Primetime Emmy, this film based on the Paul Watkins novel follows the plight of one young man to fulfill his dream despite his father's disapproval.

Description

l, Calm at Sunset is a generation gap story with an unexpected twist. Fisherman Russell Pfeiffer has always dreamed of a better and more prosperous life for his sons, and to that end, bankrolls their college education. But his youngest son, 18-year-old James, drops out of school during his first year, intending to follow his dream of owning his own fishing boat. This dream is not only a source of grief for his hard-working parents, but it also proves dangerous and challenging for James. He is forced to weather a tragedy and uncovers a shocking family secret, and has to make a decision that may compromise his morals.

Starring Peter Facinelli and Kevin Conway.

Starring: Michael Moriarty, Peter Facinelli, Kevin Conway

Directed by: Daniel Petrie

Genre

Drama / Movies

Released

1996

Run Time

98 min.

Available

United States

Cast

Russell Pfeiffer: Michael Moriarty

James Pfeiffer: Peter Facinelli

Kelly Dobbs: Kevin Conway

Mr. Bucket: Melvin Van Peebles

Joseph Pfeiffer: Christopher Orr

Crew

Directed by: Daniel Petrie

Written by: Pamela Gray

Based on the Novel by: Paul Watkins

Produced by: Daniel Petrie

Produced by: Richard Welsh

Co-Executive Producer: Brent Shields

Edited by: Benjamin A. Weissman

Original Music by: Ernest Troost

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