The River Wild

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  • PG-13
Hang on tight for a suspense-filled action-thriller starring Oscar® winner Meryl Streep in a stunning performance that will take your breath away! Streep portrays a former river guide who arranges a white-water rafting trip to celebrate her son's... read more
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Hang on tight for a suspense-filled action-thriller starring Oscar® winner Meryl Streep in a stunning performance that will take your breath away! Streep portrays a former river guide who arranges a white-water rafting trip to celebrate her son's birthday and salvage her shaky marriage. Her skills and courage are soon put to the test when three mysterious strangers threaten to turn their vacation into a living hell. Also starring Kevin Bacon and David Strathairn, this "pulse-pounding thrill ride" (Rolling Stone Magazine) explodes with action, suspense and unforgettable storytelling from the director of L.A. Confidential.

Original Release

09/30/1994

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Cast

Meryl Streep Gail Hartman
David Strathairn Tom Hartman
Joseph Mazzello Roarke Hartman
Kevin Bacon Wade
Stephanie Sawyer Willa Hartman
Benjamin Bratt Ranger Johnny
William Lucking Frank
Elizabeth Hoffman Gail's Mother
Victor Galloway Gail's Father (as Victor H. Galloway)
Diane Delano Ranger
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Curtis Hanson

Writers

Denis O'Neill

Cast

Meryl Streep Gail Hartman
David Strathairn Tom Hartman
Joseph Mazzello Roarke Hartman
Kevin Bacon Wade
Stephanie Sawyer Willa Hartman
Benjamin Bratt Ranger Johnny
William Lucking Frank
Elizabeth Hoffman Gail's Mother
Victor Galloway Gail's Father (as Victor H. Galloway)
Diane Delano Ranger
Glenn Morshower Policeman
John C. Reilly Terry
Thomas F. Duffy Ranger
Paul Cantelon Violinist
Sherry Lynn Additional Dialogue Replacement (voice)

Producers

Raymond Hartwick Executive Producer
Ilona Herzberg Executive Producer
Lawrence Turman Producer
David Foster Producer
Denis O'Neill Producer

Editors

David Brenner, Joe Hutshing

1995 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1995 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
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