Dead Calm



An Australian couple take a sailing trip in the Pacific to forget about a terrible accident. While on the open sea, in dead calm, they come across a ship with one survivor who is not at all what he seems.

  1. Charles Williams


  2. Phillip Noyce


  3. Terry Hayes


Top Billed Cast

  1. Nicole Kidman

    Nicole Kidman

    Rae Ingram

  2. Sam Neill

    Sam Neill

    John Ingram

  3. Billy Zane

    Billy Zane

    Hughie Warriner

  4. George Shevtsov

    George Shevtsov


  5. Rod Mullinar

    Russell Bellows

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Dead Calm
Dead Calm


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Release Information

  • April 7, 1989


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

Budget $10,000,000.00

Revenue $7,825,000.00

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