Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 66%
TMDB Rating 6.5
IMDB Rating 6.7
RottenTomatoes Rating 66%

Financials

Revenue: $0

Budget: $0

Profit: - $0


Movie Details

Tag Line: They dared to play the game of love, faith, and chance.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 7

Release Date: Dec 31, 1997

Rating: R

Run Time: 2h 12m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: Australia , United Kingdom , United States of America

Production Companies: Fox Searchlight Pictures , Dalton Films , Australian Film Finance Corporation


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Synopsis

After a childhood of abuse by his evangelistic father, misfit Oscar Hopkins becomes an Anglican minister and develops a divine obsession with gambling. Lucinda Leplastrier is a rich Australian heiress shopping in London for materials for her newly acquired glass factory back home. Deciding to travel to Australia as a missionary, Oscar meets Lucinda aboard ship, and a mutual obsession blossoms. They make a wager that will alter each of their destinies.


Main Cast

Ralph Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes

Oscar Hopkins

Age : 58 | Popularity : 41%

Cate Blanchett

Cate Blanchett

Lucinda Leplastrier

Age : 51 | Popularity : 35%

Ciarán Hinds

Ciarán Hinds

Reverend Dennis Hasset

Age : 68 | Popularity : 29%

Tom Wilkinson

Tom Wilkinson

Hugh Stratton

Age : 73 | Popularity : 23%

Richard Roxburgh

Richard Roxburgh

Mr. Jeffries

Age : 59 | Popularity : 9%

Christian Manon

Christian Manon

Mr. Tomasetti

Age : 71 | Popularity : 5%

Clive Russell

Clive Russell

Theophilus

Age : 75 | Popularity : 3%

Barnaby Kay

Barnaby Kay

Wardley-Fish

Age : 52 | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Sound Original Music Composer
Thomas Newman
Thomas Newman
Camera Camera Operator
Geoffrey Simpson
Geoffrey Simpson
Directing Director
Gillian Armstrong
Gillian Armstrong
Editing Editor
Nicholas Beauman
Nicholas Beauman
Writing Screenplay
Laura Jones
Laura Jones
Writer
Peter Carey
Peter Carey
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