|Cast:||Vincent Perez, Rachel Weisz, Ian McKellen, Joss Ackland
and Kathy Bates|
|Credits:||Directed by Beeban Kidron. Written by Tim Willocks.
Produced by Polly Tapson, Charles Steel and Beeban Kidron.
Released by Sony Pictures (TriStar/Phoenix).|
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.