Swept from the Sea

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Original title Swept from the Sea
Category Drama, Romance
UK Release Date
Production year 1998
Production Country
Directors Beeban Kidron
Cast Rachel Weisz, Vincent Pérez, Ian McKellen, Kathy Bates, Joss Ackland, Zoë Wanamaker, Tony Haygarth, Fiona Victory, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, William Scott-Masson, Eve Matheson, Dave Hill, Tom Bell


The film tells the story of Russian emigree and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century. When Yanko enters a farm sick and hungry after the shipwreck, everyone is afraid of him, except for Amy, who is very kind and helps him. Soon he becomes like a son for Dr. James Kennedy and romance between Yanko and Amy follows.