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The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep

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The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
105 minutes
Wide Release Date:
12/25/07
performer:
Ben Chaplin, Alex Etel, Emily Watson, David Morrissey
director:
Jay Russell
distributor:
Sony Pictures Entertainment
author:
Robert Nelson Jacobs
genre:
Sci-fi and Fantasy, Kids and Family

We gave it a C-

Alex Etel plays a boy in 1940s Scotland who discovers an egg near a loch and befriends the mythical creature — known as a ”water horse” — that hatches from it. Oh, and the horse grows up to be the Loch Ness monster. ”Most people are fascinated by the legend,” director JayRussell says, ”especially when they want to believe it’s real.” But what’s that going to take? According to Etel, just one thing: ” A good imagination.”