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Set in contemporary Los Angeles as well as the Los Angeles of the 1940s, Dead Again explores a romance between two star-crossed lovers -- and the doomed passion they shared in their last lifetime. Los Angeles detective Mike Church ([[Performer~P82784~Kenneth Branagh~kennethbranagh]]) comes to the aid of mute, amnesia-victim Grace ([[Performer~P70692~Emma Thompson~emmathompson]]) and falls in love with her. He sets out to discover her true identity and the source of her terrible nightmares. Mike is aided in his investigation by hypnotist/furniture dealer Franklyn Madison ([[Performer~P34894~Derek Jacobi~derekjacobi]]) who discovers that in a past life Grace was Margaret Strauss (also played by Thompson), who may have been mudered by her husband Roman ([[Performer~P82784~Branagh~kennethbranagh]]). ~ Linda Rasmussen, Rovi

  • Release date:August 23, 1991

Awards

Awarded by
Nominee
Category
Year
Status
British Academy of Film and Television Arts Derek Jacobi Best Supporting Actor 1991 Nominee
Berlin International Film Festival Kenneth Branagh In Competition 1992 Nominee

Cast

Kenneth Branagh
as Mike Church
Kenneth Branagh
as Roman Strauss
Emma Thompson
as Grace
Emma Thompson
as Margaret Strauss
Andy Garcia
as Gray Baker
Derek Jacobi
as Franklyn Madson
Robin Williams
as Dr. Cozy Carlisle
Hanna Schygulla
as Inga
Wayne Knight
as "Piccolo" Pete
Campbell Scott
as Doug
Patrick Doyle
as 1st Cop
Patrick Doyle
as 2nd Party Guest
Richard Easton
as Father Timothy
Eric Kilpatrick
as 2nd Cop
Steven Culp
as 1st Party Guest
Gordana Rashovich
as Handcuffed Woman
Miriam Margolyes
Raymond Cruz
as Clerk
Christine Ebersole
as Lydia Larson
Gregor Hesse
as Frankie
Lois Hall
as Sister Constance
John Gould Rubin
as Cafe Owner
Gail Levin
Patrick Montes
as Pickup Driver
Jo Anderson
as Sister Madeleine/Starlet
Obba Babatunde
as Syd
Yvette Freeman
as Nurse
Vasek Simek
as Otto

Crew

Kenneth Branagh
Director
Lindsay Doran
Producer
Charles H. Maguire
Producer
Scott Frank
Screenwriter
Matthew Leonetti
Cinematographer
Patrick Doyle
Composer (Music Score)
Peter E. Berger
Editor
Tim Harvey
Production Designer
Dennis Feldman
Co-producer
Sydney Pollack
Executive Producer
Phyllis Dalton
Costume Designer
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