A Cry in the Dark (1988)

Cry in the Dark
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG 13
Runtime 2hr 1mins.
Genres Drama, Thriller
Keywords baby, courtroom, death of a child, outsider, trial, true story, wrongly accused
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Meryl Streep Actor Lindy Chamberlain 1 1000001
Sam Neill Actor Michael Chamberlain 1 1000002
Dale Reeves Actor Aidan--Age 6 1 1000003
David Hoflin Actor Aidan--Age 8 1 1000004
Jason Reason Actor Aidan--Age 11 1 1000005
Michael Wetter Actor Reagan--Age 4 1 1000006
Kane Barton Actor Reagan--Age 6 1 1000007
Trent Roberts Actor Reagan--Age 9 1 1000008
Lauren Shepherd Actor (The Infant) 1 1000009
Bethany Prickett Actor (The Infant) 1 1000010
Alison O'Connell Actor (The Infant) 1 1000011
Aliza Dason Actor (The Infant) 1 1000012
Jane Coker Actor (Newborn) 1 1000013
Rae-leigh Henson Actor Kahlia--Age 18 Months 1 1000014
Nicolette Minster Actor Kahlia--Age 4 1 1000015
Brian James Actor Cliff Murchison 1 1000016
Dorothy Alison Actor Avis Murchison 1 1000017
Maurie Fields Actor (Courts-Alice Springs) 1 1000018
Peter Hosking Actor (Courts-Alice Springs) 1 1000019
Matthew Barker Actor (Courts-Alice Springs) 1 1000020
Bruce Kilpatrick Actor (Courts-Alice Springs) 1 1000021
Charles Tingwell Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000022
Bruce Myles Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000023
Neil Fitzpatrick Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000024
Dennis Miller Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000025
Lewis Fitz-Gerald Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000026
Brendan Higgins Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000027
Ian Swan Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000028
Robert Wallace Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000029
Eve Godly Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000030
Reg Evans Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000031
Douglas Hedge Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000032
James Wright Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000033
Luciano Catenacci Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000034
Bill Johnston Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000035
Robin Dene Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000036
Geoffrey O'Connell Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000037
Michael Croft Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000038
George Viskich Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000039
Merrin Canning Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000040
Valma Pratt Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000041
Sandy Gore Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000042
Kevin Miles Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000043
Edgar Metcalfe Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000044
Gary Files Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000045
Peter Aanensen Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000046
Jon Finlayson Actor (Courts- Darwin) 1 1000047
David Ravenswood Actor (Courts- Darwin) 1 1000048
Roderick Williams Actor (Courts-Darwin) 1 1000049
Jim Holt Actor (Media) 1 1000050
John Howard Actor Lyle Morris (Media) 1 1000051
Frankie Holden Actor (Media) 1 1000052
Tim Robertson Actor (Media) 1 1000053
Patsy Stephen Actor (Media) 1 1000054
Ian Gilmour Actor (Media) 1 1000055
Peter Sardi Actor (Media) 1 1000056
Bill Garner Actor (Media) 1 1000057
Marion McKenzie Actor (Media) 1 1000058
Johnny Quinn Actor (Media) 1 1000059
Deborra-Lee Furness Actor (Media) 1 1000060
Chuck Faulkner Actor (Media) 1 1000061
Pat Thomson Actor (Media) 1 1000062
Terrie Waddell Actor (Media) 1 1000063
James Higgins Actor (Media) 1 1000064
Quentin MacLaine Actor (Media) 1 1000065
Greta Mendoza Actor (Media) 1 1000066
Vincent Vaccari Actor (Media) 1 1000067
Abbe Holmes Actor (Media) 1 1000068
David Wilson Actor (Media) 1 1000069
John Heywood Actor (Media) 1 1000070
John Allan Actor (Media) 1 1000071
Peter Byrne Actor (Media) 1 1000072
Maureen Edwards Actor (Media) 1 1000073
Justin Gaffney Actor (Media) 1 1000074
Lynne Ruthven Actor (Media) 1 1000075
Bruce Carter Actor (Media) 1 1000076
Peter Flett Actor (Media) 1 1000077
Lindy McConchie Actor (Media) 1 1000078
Charles Dance Actor (Media) 1 1000079
James Condon Actor (Media) 1 1000080
James Taylor Actor (Media) 1 1000081
Mike Perso Actor (Media) 1 1000082
Philip Holder Actor (Media) 1 1000083
Nick Tate Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000084
Mervyn Drake Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000085
Vincent Gil Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000086
Burt Cooper Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000087
Mark Little Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000088
Bruce Venables Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000089
Lawrence Held Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000090
Paul Young Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000091
Trevor Kent Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000092
Iain Murton Actor (Police and Rangres) 1 1000093
Daryl Pellizzer Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000094
Bill McCluskey Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000095
Debra Lawrance Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000096
Sunday Rennie Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000097
Warwick Moss Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000098
Brenda Addie Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000099
Emma Crapper Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000100
Caroline Gillmer Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000101
Reg Gorman Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000102
Kate Gorman Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000103
Steve Dodd Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000104
David Bradshaw Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000105
Sally Cooper Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000106
Jeff Truman Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000107
Marilynne Paspaley Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000108
Patricia Thompson Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000109
Peter Corbett Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000110
Jan Friedl Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000111
Beverly Gardiner Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000112
Janette Kearns Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000113
Alice Nampitjimpa Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000115
Yuyuya Nampitjimpa Actor (Ayers Rock) 1 1000116
Grahame Litchfield Actor (Mt Isa) 1 1000117
Bill Kupfer Actor (Mt Isa) 1 1000118
Don Reid Actor (Mt Isa) 1 1000119
Susan Leith Actor (Mt Isa) 1 1000120
Alan Hopgood Actor (Avondale) 1 1000121
Bruce Clarkson Actor (Avondale) 1 1000122
Bob Baines Actor (Darwin) 1 1000123
Ian McFadyen Actor (Darwin) 1 1000124
Maggie Millar Actor (Darwin) 1 1000125
Ruby Hunter Actor (Darwin) 1 1000126
Ron Falk Actor (Darwin) 1 1000127
Billie Hammerberg Actor (Darwin) 1 1000128
Don Bridges Actor Farmer--Gossiper 1 1000129
John Bishop Actor Salesman--Gossiper 1 1000130
Roy Thompson Actor Truckie--Gossiper 1 1000131
George Harlem Actor Factory Worker--Gossiper 1 1000132
Peter Tabor Actor Television Producer--Gossiper 1 1000133
David Kirkpatrick Actor Television Film Editor--Gossiper 1 1000134
Gary Samolin Actor School Teacher--Gossiper 1 1000135
Mark Mitchell Actor School Teacher--Gossiper 1 1000136
Glenn Robbins Actor Young Father--Gossiper 1 1000137
Robert Ratti Actor Fruiterer--Gossiper 1 1000138
Shane Gooch Actor Butcher--Gossiper 1 1000139
Peter Mazaris Actor Florist--Gossiper 1 1000140
Marijke Mann Actor Dinner Party Guest--Gossiper 1 1000141
Eleanora Varenti Actor Dinner Party Guest--Gossiper 1 1000142
Peter Tulloch Actor Dinner Party Guest--Gossiper 1 1000143
Paul Karo Actor University Lecturer--Gossiper 1 1000144
Julian Branagan Actor Student--Gossiper 1 1000145
Andrew Maj Actor Student--Gossiper 1 1000146
Gillian Norwood Actor Tennis Lady--Gossiper 1 1000147
Max Davidson Actor Bowler--Gossiper 1 1000148
John Ford Actor Bowler--Gossiper 1 1000149
Marty Field Actor Bowler--Gossiper 1 1000150
Timothy Bell Actor Commuter--Gossiper 1 1000151
John Larking Actor Barrister--Gossiper 1 1000152
John Hannan Actor Trendy Gossiper 1 1000153
Beth Child Actor Trendy Gossiper 1 1000154
Kim Gyngell Actor Actor--Gossiper 1 1000155
Ray Hare Actor Actor--Gossiper 1 1000156
Paula Ruzek Actor Editor--Gossiper 1 1000157
Rick Yakubian Actor Advertising Executive--Gossiper 1 1000158
Tony Martin Actor (Police and Rangers) 1 1000159
Fred Schepisi Director n/a 2 2000001
Verity Lambert Producer n/a 3 3000001
Menahem Golan Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Yoram Globus Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Robert Caswell Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Fred Schepisi Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
John Bryson Book as Source Material ("Evil Angels") 120888 4000003
Tic Carroll Unit Manager n/a 120832 5000001
Michael Batchelor Unit Manager n/a 120832 5000002
Roy Stevens Line Producer n/a 161 5000003
Carol Hughes Production Manager n/a 305 5000004
Steve Andrews Assistant Director n/a 163 5000005
Philip Patterson Assistant Director n/a 163 5000006
Toby Pease Assistant Director n/a 163 5000007
Jahine Schepisi Assistant Director n/a 163 5000008
John Meredith Assistant Director n/a 163 5000009
Peter Beilby Post-Production Supervisor n/a 120796 5000010
Tony Leach Location Manager n/a 193 5000011
Robin Clifton Location Manager n/a 193 5000012
Sue Jarvis Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000013
Linda Ray Continuity n/a 890 5000014
Jamie Legge Assistant Unit Manager n/a 313 5000015
Emma Schofield Assistant Unit Manager n/a 313 5000016
Ian Baker Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Ian Jones Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Stephen Thompson Camera Operator (video) 239 6000003
Brian Sollars Camera Operator (video) 239 6000004
Ian Jones Steadicam Operator n/a 232 6000005
Geoffrey Hall Steadicam Operator n/a 232 6000006
Scott Backhouse Camera camera maintenance 120798 6000007
Roger Van Wensveen Video Assist/Playback video assistant 120899 6000008
Will Gibson Video Assist/Playback video assistant 120899 6000009
Steve Biggs Video Assist/Playback video assistant 120899 6000010
Peter Quinn Video Assist/Playback video assistant 120899 6000011
Tony Leach Video video director 120800 6000012
Jim Dunwoodie Video video operator 120800 6000013
Steve Marriner Video video technician 120800 6000014
Rosemary Cox Video video editor 120800 6000015
Vivian Zink Photography stills 120835 6000016
Arthur Cambridge Grader grading 121138 6000017
Geoffrey Hall Camera Assistant n/a 120867 6000018
Jill Bilcock Editor n/a 172 7000001
Peter Carrodus Editor assembly editor 172 7000002
John Rouch Negative Cutting cutting room assistant 120852 7000003
Michael Wilkins Negative Cutting cutting room assistant 120852 7000004
Miriam Cortes Negative Cutting negative cutter 120852 7000005
Heather McDermott Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000006
Kate James Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000007
Christina De Podolinsky Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000008
Bruce Smeaton Music n/a 120781 8000001
Martin Oswin Music music mixer 120781 8000002
Wendy Dickson Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
George Liddle Production Designer n/a 164 9000002
Dale Duguid Art Director art direction 183 9000003
Brian Edmonds Art Director art direction 183 9000004
Viv Wilson Set Dresser n/a 197 9000005
Jill Eden Set Dresser n/a 197 9000006
Ian Richter Scenic Artist n/a 745 9000007
Ashley Schepisi Assistant Set Dresser set dresser assistant 121108 9000008
John Pryce-Jones Assistant Art Director art direction assistant 315 9000009
Phil Drake Assistant Art Director art direction assistant 315 9000010
Wendy Huxford Art Department Coordinator n/a 195 9000011
Patricia Thompson Art Department art department liaison 120843 9000012
Loz Meyers Art Department painter assistant 120843 9000013
Cathy South Art Assistant art department assistant 120974 9000014
Rhonda Schepisi Casting n/a 179 10000001
Camilla Gold Casting Associate casting assistant 160 10000002
Rony Yakov Executive in Charge of Production (Cannon) 118217 11000001
Arch Roberts Technical Advisor safety officer 537 12000001
Sue Ellis Research researcher 458 12000002
Christina Norman Research researcher 458 12000003
Peter Tulloch Advisor drama coach(children) 120821 12000004
Joan Davis Costume Department costume maker 121016 13000001
Bruce Finlayson Costume Designer n/a 169 13000002
Julie Barton Costume Supervisor n/a 120895 13000003
Sandra Cichello Costumes costume assistant(standby) 120828 13000004
Cheryl Williams Hair hairstyles 120794 13000005
J Helland Hair hairstyles(Meryl Streep) 120794 13000006
Noriko Spencer Makeup n/a 353 13000007
J Helland Makeup n/a 353 13000008
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Mark Wasiutak Boom Operator n/a 215 14000002
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David Knight Foley foley recording 120961 14000004
Phil Heywood Foley Artist n/a 223 14000005
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Ann Ellingworth Sound sound coordinator 120816 14000007
Craig Carter Sound Editor sound editor supervisor 229 14000008
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Livia Ruzic Sound Editor n/a 229 14000010
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Tim Chau Sound Editor n/a 229 14000012
Gary Woodyard Sound Editor n/a 229 14000013
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Gavin Myers Sound Editor sound editor assistant 229 14000015
James Harvey Sound Editor sound editor assistant 229 14000016
Sharon Shostak Sound Editor sound editor assistant 229 14000017
Peter McBain Sound Editor sound editor assistant 229 14000018
Phil Heywood Sound Mixer effects mixer 230 14000019
Grahame Litchfield Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Richard Allardice Grip grip assistant 365 15000002
Mark Ramsey Grip grip assistant 365 15000003
Gary Carden Grip grip assistant 365 15000004
Mick Morris Gaffer n/a 268 15000005
Bret Keeping Electrician n/a 450 15000006
John Lee Electrician n/a 450 15000007
Chris Fleet Best Boy bestboy 120885 15000008
Jenny Verdon Accountant n/a 120802 16000001
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Celine Robitaille Assistant Accountant account assistant 120950 16000003
Stephen Jaques Legal Counsel n/a 120913 18000001
Evanne Chesson Wrangler dog wrangler 121018 20000001
Alan Good Carpenter n/a 529 21000001
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Glen Christensen Carpenter n/a 529 21000003
Barry Muir Carpenter n/a 529 21000004
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Tim Eiseman Carpenter n/a 529 21000006
Alan Wade Carpenter n/a 529 21000007
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Wayne Allen Construction Manager n/a 120983 21000009
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Juliana Krygger Stand-In (Meryl Streep) 121015 25000012
Iain Murton Stand-In (Sam Neill) 121015 25000013
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Synopsis
The true story of a woman put on trial for the murder of her baby, though she maintains that the child was in fact taken by a wild dingo.