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The Reflecting Skin

28 Aug 1990

1 hr 35 min

Drama, Horror, Thriller

Sometimes terrible things happen quite naturally
A young boy tries to cope with rural life circa 1950s and his fantasies become a way to interpret events. After his father tells him stories of vampires, he becomes convinced that the widow up the road is a vampire, and tries to find ways of discouraging his brother from seeing her.


Status: Released
Countries: Canada, United Kingdom
Language: English
Awards: 6 wins & 3 nominations.


Philip Ridley


Diane Roberts (Co-Producer)
Jim Beach (Executive Producer)
Ray Burdis (Producer)
Dominic Anciano (Producer)
Les Kimber (Line Producer)




Viggo Mortensen (as Cameron Dove)
Lindsay Duncan (as Dolphin Blue)
Duncan Fraser (as Luke Dove)
David Longworth (as Joshua, Eben's Father)
Jeremy Cooper (as Seth Dove)
Sheila Moore (as Ruth Dove)
Robert Koons (as Sheriff Ticker)
David Bloom (as Deputy)
Evan Hall (as Kim)
Codie Lucas Wilbee (as Eben)



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