Following his Academy Award® nominated film The Theory of Everything, James Marsh directs the incredible true story of Donald Crowhurst (COLIN FIRTH, "The King's Speech", "Kingsman: The Secret Service", "The Railway Man"), an amateur sailor who competed in the 1968 Sunday Times Golden Globe Race in the hope of becoming the first person in history to single-handedly circumnavigate the globe without stopping. With an unfinished boat and his business and house on the line, Donald leaves his wife, Clare (RACHEL WEISZ, "The Light Between Oceans", "The Favorite") and their children behind, hesitantly embarking on an adventure on his boat the Teignmouth Electron.

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The Mercy (2018)

Mystery/Adventure/Drama · 1h 52m · 11/30/2018

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Following his Academy Award® nominated film The Theory of Everything, James Marsh directs the incredible true story of Donald Crowhurst (COLIN FIRTH, "The King's Speech", "Kingsman: The Secret Service", "The Railway Man"), an amateur sailor who competed in the 1968 Sunday Times Golden Globe Race in the hope of becoming the first person in history to single-handedly circumnavigate the globe without stopping. With an unfinished boat and his business and house on the line, Donald leaves his wife, Clare (RACHEL WEISZ, "The Light Between Oceans", "The Favorite") and their children behind, hesitantly embarking on an adventure on his boat the Teignmouth Electron.

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Status

Released

Languages

English, Spanish

Country

United Kingdom

Production Companies

Blueprint Pictures, British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), Screen Media Films, StudioCanal, Galatee Films

Budget

$32,000,000

Revenue

$2,845,000
Cast
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Rachel Weisz

Clare Crowhurst
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David Thewlis

Rodney Hallworth
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Mark Gatiss

Ronald Hall
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Andrew Buchan

Ian
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Finn Elliot

James
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Jonathan Bailey

Wheeler
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Anna Madeley

Sara Milburn
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Genevieve Gaunt

Miss Teignmouth
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Ken Stott

Mr. Best
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Tim Downie

Style Editor
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Adrian Schiller

Elliot
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Colin Firth

Donald Crowhurst
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Sebastian Armesto

Nelson Messina
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Dilyana Bouklieva

Waterski publicist
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Kit Connor

James Crowhurst
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Simon Chandler

Sidney Rawle
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Oliver Maltman

Dennis Herbstein
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Nick Owenford

BBC Cameraman
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Shane Griffin

Boat Show Visiter
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Alexia Traverse-Healy

Francoise Moitessier
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Richard Braine

Councillor
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Patrick Molyneux

Reporter (uncredited)
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Heather Seaton

Barmaid (uncredited)
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Sam Hoare

Mr. Hughes
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Mark Davison

Band Leader
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Eleanor Stagg

Rachel Crowhurst
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Paul A Munday

Boat Rigger
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John Carr

Reporter
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James Thomas Scott

Boat customer
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Nick Sampson

Mr. Henry
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Nick Davison

Press Photographer
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Stuart Davidson

Press Photographer
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Danny Jackson

Yachtsman
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Laia Martinez Rubir

Art Saleswoman
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Ashley Hudson

Doll Office Gentleman
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Matt Tyzack

Teignmouth Local
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Jefferson King

Boat Salesman
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Richard Teverson

Nigel Harrison
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Jonathan Cass

Boat Show Visitor
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Leon Harris

Dock Worker
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Leo Chell

Reporter
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Jeanette Maskell

Radio room Typist
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Geoff Bladon

Town Mayor
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Avye Leventis

Mrs. Hughes
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Helen O'Brien

Girl 2
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Jim Main

Teignmouth Local
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Daniel John O'Keeffe

1968 Boat Show Visitor
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Anthony Michael George

BBC Reporter
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Martyn Mayger

Newspaper Reporter (uncredited)
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Lance Hill

Barman
Crew
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James Marsh

Director
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Scott Z. Burns

Writer
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Disc Releases
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The Mercy

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

3/5/2019

$7.20 -$7.73 (52%)

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The Mercy

(Blu-ray)

3/5/2019

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