• Publication date: January 3, 2014

Is Anybody There?

Spending his time at his parent’s home for the elderly, 10 year-old Edward begins to investigate the paranormal and especially death. Enter frustrated and bitter ex-magician Clarence who joins the home as he and Edward strike an unlikely friendship while coming to terms with their lives…

Program data

Duration: 90

Production Year: 2008

MBC 2:

February 26, 2014 09:00 (KSA) ~ February 26, 2014 08:00 (CLT)

Surrounded by death and dying at his parent’s home for the elderly, 10 year-old Edward begins to investigate the paranormal and especially death. Enter frustrated and bitter ex-magician Clarence who joins the home, for him and Edward strike an unlikely friendship as Edward tries to investigate and comprehend the concept of mortality and both of them delve into the subtle mysteries of life while coming to terms with their own lives…

Starring:

  • Michael Caine as Clarence
  • Bill Milner as Edward
  • David Morrissey as Dad
  • Anne-Marie Duff as Mum
  • Leslie Phillips as Reg
  • Sylvia Syms as Lilian
  • Peter Vaughan as Bob
  • Elizabeth Spriggs as Prudence
  • Rosemary Harris as Elsie

Directed by:  John Crowley

Rating:  PG-13 for language including sexual references, and some disturbing images