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Mermaids is a american film of genre Drama directed by Richard Benjamin released in USA on 14 december 1990 with Cher

Mermaids (1990)

Mermaids
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Released in USA 14 december 1990
Length 1h46
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Comedy,    Comedy-drama,    Romance
Rating66% 3.349833.349833.349833.349833.34983

Mermaids is a 1990 American comedy-drama film directed by Richard Benjamin and starring Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder (who was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for best supporting actress for her role), and Christina Ricci in her first film role. It is based on the 1986 novel of the same title written by Patty Dann. It was shot in and around the town of Ipswich, Massachusetts and Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

Synopsis

The film is narrated by Charlotte Flax, a 15-year-old girl living in Oklahoma with her glamorous but eccentric mother, Rachel (whom she calls "Mrs. Flax"), and 9-year-old sister, Kate, who calls her by her given name. The narration begins in early fall 1963, just as Rachel's latest fling with her married employer ends and she decides to relocate once again. This time, they move to a new home near a convent in the small town of Eastport, Massachusetts. Charlotte has an obsession with Catholicism and idolizes the nuns living in the convent. She is always reminded by Rachel that they are Jewish. Kate, on the other hand, loves oceans and swimming. She apparently learned to do so when she was a baby, allowing her to win many competitions.

Actors

Cher

(Rachel Flax)
Bob Hoskins

(Lou Landsky)
Winona Ryder

(Charlotte Flax)
Christina Ricci

(Kate Flax)
Michael Schoeffling

(Joe Porretti)
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