• Publication date: November 10, 2013

The Cry of the Owl

Robert, a big-city dweller, escapes his life and ends up in a small town where he chances upon Jenny who he finds alluring in her simplicity. Yet Jenny’s boyfriend gets jealous of Robert’s attention, and after a heated discussion and Greg going missing, the police turn to Robert for answers…

  • Publication date: November 10, 2013

The Cry of the Owl

Program data

Duration: 90

Production Year: 2009

MBC 2:

February 21, 2017 06:45 (KSA) ~ February 21, 2017 05:45 (CLT)

Robert, a big-city dweller, escapes his stressful life and ends up in a small town where he chances upon Jenny who he finds alluring in her simplicity. Yet Jenny’s boyfriend Greg gets jealous of Robert’s attention, and after a heated discussion and Greg going missing afterwards, the police turn to Robert for answers. Robert begins to foster an unmistakable feeling that he is being set up for Greg’s disappearance


  • Julia Stiles as Jenny Thierolf
  • Paddy Considine as Robert Forrester
  • James Gilbert as Greg Wyncoop
  • Caroline Dhavernas as Nickie Grace
  • Gord Rand as Jack Neilson
  • Karl Pruner as Mr. Jaffe
  • R.D. Reid as Mr. Kolbe

Directed by: Jamie Thraves

Rating:  R for violence and language