• Publication date: November 1, 2010

An unexpected journey of self discovery The Mermaid Chair: A forbidden love!

A dejected housewife finds her passions reawakened after sending her daughter off to school, and returning to her childhood home to care for her ailing mother.

A dejected housewife finds her passions reawakened after sending her daughter off to school, and returning to her childhood home to care for her ailing mother.

Informed that her mentally ill mother is growing increasingly unstable, Jessie steels herself for the hard road ahead.

Upon arriving at the scenic Southern island where she grew up, Jessie uncovers a series of dark secrets about her family past while fighting her attraction to a handsome Benedictine monk.

In the weeks that follow Jessie experiences a profound transformation that affects every aspect of her life, and finally reveals the true nature of her being.

Showing on: MBC MAX

Year: 2006

Runtime: 88 mins

Genre: Drama/ Romance

Starring:

Bruce Greenwood

Kim Basinger

Alex Carter

Roberta Maxwell

Debra Mooney

Lorena Gale

Directed by: Steven Schachte