The Whales of August

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  • NR
  • 1987
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 7.3  (4,617)

The Whales of August is a dramatic movie about people who summer on the coast of Maine. Two sisters own a cottage in Maine where they stay every summer. This is the story of their time spent at their cottage over one summer. Both are aging and one of them is blind. The sighted sister worries about caring for her blind sister in the future. There is also a Russian aristocrat who enjoys the company of the sighted sister. She likes him too but worries her blind sister who is contrary will not. Siblings are the people who are closest to you in life. Their summer cottage may be the winter of their lives.

The Whales of August
The Whales Of August
The Whales Of August

Trailer - 2 min 41 sec

Description
The Whales of August is a dramatic movie about people who summer on the coast of Maine. Two sisters own a cottage in Maine where they stay every summer. This is the story of their time spent at their cottage over one summer. Both are aging and one of them is blind. The sighted sister worries about caring for her blind sister in the future. There is also a Russian aristocrat who enjoys the company of the sighted sister. She likes him too but worries her blind sister who is contrary will not.

Siblings are the people who are closest to you in life. Their summer cottage may be the winter of their lives.

The Whales of August is a 1987 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3.

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  • Release Date
    1987
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 30 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (4,617)