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  1. Dead Calm (1989)

    Dead Calm: Directed by Phillip Noyce. With Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill, Billy Zane, Rod Mullinar. After a tragedy, John Ingram and his wife Rae are spending some time isolated at sea, when they come across a stranger who has abandoned a sinking ship.

  2. Dead Calm (film)

    Dead Calm is a 1989 Australian psychological thriller film directed by Phillip Noyce and starring Sam Neill, Nicole Kidman and Billy Zane.The screenplay by Terry Hayes was based on the 1963 novel of the same name by Charles Williams.Filmed around the Great Barrier Reef, the plot focuses on a married couple, who, after tragically losing their son, are spending some time isolated at sea, when ...

  3. Dead Calm

    Rae Ingram (Nicole Kidman) and her husband, John (Sam Neill), struggle to overcome the sudden death of their young son. In an attempt to move past their loss, the couple take their yacht out for ...

  4. Dead Calm (1989) Movie Trailer

    Dead Calm (1989). In the middle of nowhere there is nowhere to hide. A mass-murderer kidnaps and seduces a young woman after leaving her husband to die on th...

  5. Dead Calm movie review & film summary (1989)

    Nicole Kidman is the wife, who has to outsmart and outfight the madman. And Billy Zane is the killer, wild-eyed and off-balance. The plot splits into two for most of the movie, with the woman on board the yacht with the killer, while her husband finds himself trapped in the hold of the sinking ship with the water rapidly rising above nose level.

  6. Dead Calm (1989)

    Nicole Kidman plays Ray Ingram who is a women who just lost her child in a car accident, and is on a a yacht with her husband John, played by Sam Neil. Billy Zane plays the psychotic mass murderer. There were a few flaws such as some scenes of Sam Neil below deck of the sinking boat trying to survive.

  7. Dead Calm 1989 Trailer HD

    Dead Calm 1989 After a tragedy, John Ingram and his wife Rae spend some time isolated at sea when they come across a stranger who has abandoned a sinking shi...

  8. Official Trailer

    Theatrical trailer of "Dead Calm" by Phillip Noyce. Starring Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill, Billy Zane, Rod Mullinar, Joshua Tilden, George Shevtsov

  9. Dead Calm

    Co-produced by George Miller ("Mad Max" series, "Witches of Eastwick"), this "edge of your seat" suspense thriller tells the story of an Australian couple (Sam Neill, "Jurassic Park," and Golden Globe and Oscar-winner Nicole Kidman ("Batman Forever"), whose private yacht cruise is violently interrupted by the appearance of a mysterious lone survivor (Billy Zane, "Titanic") from a ship whose ...

  10. Dead Calm (1989)

    Before filming began, Nicole Kidman took lessons from the owner of the Storm Vogel on how to operate the ship. During the storm sequences near the end of the film, she is actually piloting the yacht. The source novel, Charles Williams' "Dead Calm", was partially inspired by the real-life murders of a family on-board a sailing ketch off the ...

  11. Dead Calm: Two men, two boats, one woman

    yachts. Australian naval officer John Ingram (Sam Neill) leaves his wife Rae (Nicole Kidman) in charge on their yacht Saracen, while he investigates the stricken schooner Orpheus. To his horror, the ship is full of body parts. As he rushes back, Hughie Warriner (Billy Zane) escapes from a locked cabin and takes control of the Saracen.

  12. Dead Calm (1989) clip 1 on ASO

    Clip description. Australian naval officer John Ingram (Sam Neill) leaves his wife Rae (Nicole Kidman) in charge on their yacht Saracen, while he investigates the stricken schooner Orpheus. To his horror, the ship is full of body parts. As he rushes back, Hughie Warriner (Billy Zane) escapes from a locked cabin and takes control of the Saracen.

  13. Dead Calm

    Dead Calm. A remarkable breakout for Nicole Kidman, who gives this feminist thriller everything it deserves, and more. She plays Rae Ingram, the young wife of a naval officer (Sam Neill) who has taken them on a quiet yachting trip to help process a recent tragedy. Rae isn't so sure about this form of therapy and asks to cut the trip short ...

  14. Five thriller films set on boats, from Nicole Kidman turn that got Tom

    From Death on the Nile, Agatha Christie adaptation getting a new turn in 2021 with Kenneth Branagh at the helm, to Dead Calm, early Nicole Kidman thriller, we recall the lure of murder and mayhem ...

  15. A Closer Look at Nicole Kidman's Yacht Houkalani

    The Hokulani is a "Sunseeker Manhattan 74" luxury yacht, costing Nicole Kidman a cool $ 4.5 million to buy, and according to this Youtube video which goes into detail about the 9 most expensive things this great actress has already, the yacht contains every amenity anyone could wish for. According to Club Yacht's article on the actress ...

  16. Amazon.com: Dead Calm [DVD] : Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill, Billy Zane, Rod

    John (Sam Neill) and wife Rae (Nicole Kidman) take a trip on their yacht, yearning for isolation, solitude and a chance to heal after the catastrophic loss of their young son. This isolation comes back to haunt them later, as they appear to be in the middle of the ocean, and help is far away. After picking up a man in a rowboat (Billy Zane, in ...

  17. Nicole Kidman on screen and stage

    Kidman at the 2015 Berlin International Film Festival. American-born Australian actress and producer Nicole Kidman has appeared in numerous film and television projects, as well as in theatre productions. She made her film debut in the Australian drama Bush Christmas in 1983. Four years later, she starred in the television miniseries Bangkok Hilton, for which she received the AACTA Award for ...

  18. Nicole Kidman's multimillion pound Sunseeker yacht complete with

    The Sunseeker Manhattan 74, or 74 Sport Yacht, is, as of 2018, owned by Oscar-winning actress Nicole Kidman, which she has called Hokulani, according to Motorboat and Yachting. The yacht's name means 'heavenly star' and is said to be a nickname given to the 55-year-old actress by her parents to pay homage to her birthplace of Honolulu, Hawaii.

  19. Hokulani Superyacht Reportedly Once Owned by Nicole Kidman Is ...

    Advertisement. A superyacht reportedly once owned by actress Nicole Kidman is up for sale, according to yacht management firm Imperial. The superyacht's price is being kept under wraps, however ...

  20. Dead Calm: Rae tries to slow the boat

    Nicole Kidman was 20 when she was cast in Dead Calm in 1987. She had just become an overnight star in Australia in Kennedy Miller's TV mini-series Vietnam . Within a year of Dead Calm's opening in 1989, she was in Hollywood, starring opposite Tom Cruise in Days of Thunder - partly as a result of her performance in this film.

  21. Nicole Kidman's Filmography

    The Peacemaker. 1997 2h 4m R. 6.0 (62K) Rate. 43 Metascore. A US Army colonel and a civilian woman supervising him must track down stolen Russian nuclear weapons before they're used by terrorists. Director Mimi Leder Stars George Clooney Nicole Kidman Marcel Iures. 16. Practical Magic.

  22. Nicole Kidman

    Delve into Nicole Kidman's artistic and creative journey from her start in theater to her award-winning film and television roles to her philanthropic work around the world to her influential producing career in this exclusive online experience. AFI is a 501c3 non-profit advancing the art of the moving image by empowering storytellers and ...