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The Man Without a Face

PG-13

25 Aug 1993

1 hr 54 min

Drama

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A fatherless boy had almost given up all his dreams... until one man believed in him enough to make them come true.
The story of a relationship between a teacher and his troubled pupil. Justin McLeod is a former teacher who lives as a recluse on the edge of town. His face is disfigured from an automobile accident and fire ten years before in which a boy was incinerated and for which he was convicted of involuntary manslaughter. He is also suspected of being a pedophile. He is befriended by Chuck, causing the town's suspicion and hostility to be ignited. McLeod inculcates in his protege a love of justice and freedom from prejudice which sustains him beyond the end of the film.

Details

Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English
Awards: 3 nominations.

Direction

Mel Gibson

Production

Dalisa Cohen (Producer)
Bruce Davey (Producer)

Writing

(Screenplay)
(Novel)

Acting

Mel Gibson (as Justin McLeod)
Nick Stahl (as Charles E. 'Chuck' Norstadt)
Margaret Whitton (as Catherine Palin)
Fay Masterson (as Gloria Norstadt)
Gaby Hoffmann (as Megan Norstadt)
Geoffrey Lewis (as Chief Wayne Stark)
Richard Masur (as Prof. Carl Hartley)
Michael DeLuise (as Douglas Hall, Gloria's Boyfriend)
Ethan Phillips (as Todd Lansing)
Jean De Baer (as Mrs. Lansing)
Jack De Mave (as Mr. Cooper)
Viva (as Mrs. Cooper)
Justin Kanew (as Rob Lansing)
Sean Kellman (as David Taylor-Fife)
Chris Lineburg (as Scott Pearson)
Kelly Wood (as Amy Banks)
Jessica Taisey (as Signy Eaton)
David A. McLaughlin (as Chuck's Father)
Timothy Sawyer (as Gus)
Lawrence Wescott Jr. (as Bob)
Michael Currie (as Mr. Cameron, General Store Owner)
Stanja Lowe (as Mrs. Cameron)
Zach Grenier (as Dr. Lionel Talbot, Psychiatrist)
William Meisle (as Judge Sinclair)
Robert Hitt (as Mr. William McDowell)
Mary Lamar Mahler (as Miss Fletcher, Children's Aid)
Robert DeDiemar Jr. (as Chuck at age 17)

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