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Splash (1984)  link to Splash on IMDb  

Number: 1973

poster Splash

IMDb Rating:
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6.2/10 (63895 votes)

Country: USA, 111 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Swedish

Genre(s): Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

Director(s): Ron Howard

Storyline:
Allen Bauer is rescued from drowning as a young boy off Cape Cod by a young mermaid. Years later, he returns to the same location, and once again manages to fall into the sea, and is rescued once more by the mermaid (Allen isn't sure what he has seen and what he has imagined). Using maps from a sunken ship, the mermaid decides to search for Allen in New York City, sprouting legs when her tail dries. On finding Allen, they fall in love, but she has a secret, which will no longer be a secret if she gets her legs wet.

Cast:

photo Tom Hanks Tom Hanks Allen Bauer
photo Daryl Hannah Daryl Hannah Madison
photo Eugene Levy Eugene Levy Walter Kornbluth
photo John Candy John Candy Freddie Bauer
photo Dody Goodman Dody Goodman Mrs. Stimler

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies (downloaded)\Splash (1984).mp4

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1