The Safety Of Objects

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  • R
  • Genre(s): Drama Romance
  • Release year: 2002
  • Running time: 121 min
The Safety of Objects is a 2001 American drama film based upon a collection of short stories of the same name written by A. M. Homes and published in 1990. It features four suburban families who find that their lives become intertwined. read more
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The Safety of Objects is a 2001 American drama film based upon a collection of short stories of the same name written by A. M. Homes and published in 1990. It features four suburban families who find that their lives become intertwined. The film was directed by Rose Troche, who co-wrote the screenplay with Homes. It touches upon many issues of the human experience in life. There are about 15 major characters in the film. Glenn Close plays Esther Gold, the mother of several children, including a son in a coma from a car accident. The other characters are related to the accident either directly or indirectly. As the story continues, the audience learns that all of the characters are connected in ways that they never knew.

Original Release

07/25/2002

Cast

Glenn Close Esther Gold
Moira Kelly Susan Train
Patricia Clarkson Annette Jennings
Robert Klein Howard Gold
Joshua Jackson Paul Gold
Jessica Campbell Julie Gold
Dermot Mulroney Jim Train
Timothy Olyphant Randy
Mary Kay Place Helen Christianson
Kristen Stewart Sam Jennings
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Rose Troche

Writers

Rose Troche, A.M. Homes

Cast

Glenn Close Esther Gold
Moira Kelly Susan Train
Patricia Clarkson Annette Jennings
Robert Klein Howard Gold
Joshua Jackson Paul Gold
Jessica Campbell Julie Gold
Dermot Mulroney Jim Train
Timothy Olyphant Randy
Mary Kay Place Helen Christianson
Kristen Stewart Sam Jennings
Aaron Ashmore Bobby Christianson
Charlotte Arnold Sally Christianson
Kristi Angus Z-100 Employee
Alex House Jake Train
Andrew Airlie Bruce Jennings
Stephanie Anne Mills Karen (as Stephanie Mills)
Angela Vint Tina
C. David Johnson Wayne Christianson
Haylee Wanstall Rayanne Jennings
Carly Chalom Emily Train

Producers

Jody Allen Executive Producer
Stephen Evans Executive Producer
Angus Finney Executive Producer
Pamela Koffler Executive Producer
Dorothy Berwin Producer
Colin Brunton Producer
Sophie Janson Producer
Jon Marcus Producer
Per Melita Producer
Eric Robison Producer
Rose Troche Producer
Christine Vachon Producer

Editors

Geraldine Peroni

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