The Tempest (1998)





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This adaptation of the classic Shakespearean tale of an exiled ruler who happens to be a very powerful magician is set in a pre-Civil War Mississippi bayou, with the main characters as powerful slaveowners instead of heads-of-state.
Classics , Drama , Science Fiction & Fantasy , Special Interest
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Peter Fonda
as Gideon Prosper
John Glover
as Anthony Prosper
Tom Nowicki
as General Sherman
Dennis Redfield
as Willy Gonzo
Eddie Mills
as Frederick Allen
Rhoda Griffis
as Sophie Dupree
Alex Van
as Lead Raider
Don Shanks
as Overseer
David Dwyer
as Sheriff
Charles Lawlor
as General Pemberton
Robert C. Treveiler
as Union Sentry
Jon Huffman
as Gen. Grant
Dallas Miller
as Field Slave
Lonnie Hamilton
as Old Ariel
Rob Petit
as Union Sentry
John LaPorte
as Surgeon
Rachel Crouch
as Young Miranda
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Some poor acting, and the shots of the tempest go on far too long, but it's pretty neat as a short, simple tale.

Martin Teller
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