• Publication date: September 24, 2014

Hearts in Atlantis

A mysterious stranger (Anthony Hopkins) enters the lives of a widow and her young son that will change the course of their life.

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2001

MBC Max:

December 16, 2014 13:30 (KSA) ~ December 16, 2014 12:30 (CLT)

Loosely based on a novel by Stephen King, Hearts in Atlantis follows Ted Brautigan (Anthony Hopkins) as he returns to his hometown after the death of his friends, once there a flood of memories and nostalgia fills his soul, with flash backs taking his to a summer when he was 11 years old, a time that deeply affected him. Ted rents a room at Liz Garfield (Hope Davis) home, where she lives with her son Bobby (Anton Yelchin), soon the ted and Bobby are sharing a lot of time together and a strong tie is forming between them, unlike the mother who is skeptical and doubts his intentions. As summer progresses Ted and Bobby are now sharing secrets and Ted warns Bobby about the “lowmen” who are after him. A thread of mystery envelops this drama, adding to its appeal and interest, till the final showdown and climax where everything will be illuminated.

Starring: 

  • Anthony Hopkins as Ted Brautigan
  • Anton Yelchin as Robert "Bobby" Garfield
  • Hope Davis as Elizabeth "Liz" Garfield
  • Mika Boorem as Carol Gerber/Molly
  • David Morse as Adult Robert "Bobby" Garfield
  • Deirdre O'Connell as Mrs. Gerber
  • Will Rothhaar as John "Sully" Sullivan
  • Timmy Reifsnyder as Harry Doolin
  • Alan Tudyk as Monte Man
  • Tom Bower as Len Files
  • Celia Weston as Alana Files
  • Adam LeFevre as Don Biderman

Directed by: Scott Hicks

Rating: PG-13