Drowning by Numbers (1988)

R 09/10/1988 (US) ComedyDrama 1h 58m
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An ironic black comedy of love and death that takes place an a lyrically beautiful landscape. Three related women, all named Cissie Colpitts share a solidarity for one another which brings about three copy-cat drownings. The local coroner is in love with all three women and helps to disguise the murders.

  1. Peter Greenaway

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Joan Plowright

    Joan Plowright

    Cissie Colpitts 1

  2. Juliet Stevenson

    Juliet Stevenson

    Cissie Colpitts 2

  3. Joely Richardson

    Joely Richardson

    Cissie Colpitts 3

  4. Bernard Hill

    Bernard Hill


  5. Jason Edwards


  6. Bryan Pringle

    Bryan Pringle


  7. Trevor Cooper

    Trevor Cooper


  8. David Morrissey

    David Morrissey


  9. John Rogan


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Drowning by Numbers
Drowning by Numbers

Status Released

Original Language English

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