The Dead (1987)

Dead
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG
Runtime 1hr 23mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Period
Keywords Christmas, dark, death, love
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Anne M Shaw Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000004
Karen Golden Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000003
Fred Murphy Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Roberto Silvi Editor n/a 172 7000001
Keith Sheridan Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000002
Tom Shaw Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Tom Shaw Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Wieland Schulz-Keil Producer n/a 3 3000002
William J Quigley Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Tony Huston Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
James Joyce From Story from short story("The Dead" in "Dubliners") 120870 4000002
Alex North Music n/a 120781 8000001
Stephen Grimes Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Candy Flanigin Construction Coordinator n/a 276 21000001
Paul Gleason Choreographer choreography 120803 17000001
Tom Shaw Jr. Property Master n/a 120805 24000001
Bruce Feldman Publicity publicist(Clein + Feldman) 120789 29000001
Susan Senk Publicity publicist(Vestron Pictures) 120789 29000002
Bill Randall Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Jennifer L Parsons Costume Supervisor n/a 120895 13000002
Josie McAvin Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Dennis Washington Art Director art direction 183 9000003
Joe Hubbard Assistant Art Director art direction assistant 315 9000004
Dorothy Jeakins Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Chris Sievernich Producer n/a 3 3000001
John Huston Director n/a 2 2000001
Donal Donnelly Actor Freddy 1 1000009
Frank Patterson Actor Bartell D'Arcy 1 1000008
Marie Kean Actor Mrs Malins 1 1000010
Maria McDernottroe Actor Molly Ivors 1 1000011
Sean McClory Actor Mr Grace 1 1000012
Dan O'Herlihy Actor Mr Browne 1 1000007
Ingrid Craigie Actor Mary Jane 1 1000006
Donal McCann Actor Gabriel 1 1000002
Rachael Dowling Actor Lily 1 1000003
Cathleen Delany Actor Aunt Julia 1 1000004
Helena Carroll Actor Aunt Kate 1 1000005
Kate O'Toole Actor Miss Furlong 1 1000013
Maria Hayden Actor Miss O'Callaghan 1 1000014
Amanda Baird Actor Young Lady 1 1000022
Patrick Gallagher Actor Mr Egan 1 1000021
Paul Carroll Actor Young Gentleman 1 1000023
Redmond Gleeson Actor Night Porter 1 1000024
Brenton Dillon Actor Cabman 1 1000025
Paul Grant Actor Mr Duffy 1 1000020
Cormac O'Herlihy Actor Mr Kerrigan 1 1000019
Bairbre Dowling Actor Miss Higgins 1 1000015
Lyda Anderson Actor Miss Daly 1 1000016
Dara Clarke Actor Miss Power 1 1000017
Colm Meaney Actor Mr Bergin 1 1000018
Anjelica Huston Actor Gretta 1 1000001
Synopsis
At the turn of the 20th century, Gretta Conroy and her husband Gabriel are visiting Kate and Julia Morkan, their two spinster aunts, in Ireland during the Christmas season. The two women manipulate Gretta into recalling painful memories of her lover who died long ago and prompting her to reveal to Gabriel that they boy may have died on her behalf.