Waking the Dead is a 2000 American drama film directed by Keith Gordon. The screenplay by Robert Dillon is based on the 1986 novel of the same name by Scott Spencer. The film flashes back and forth between the 1970s and 1980s and centers on the relationship between Fielding Pierce, a young Coast Guard officer with political ambitions, and idealistic Roman Catholic Sarah Williams, who is drawn to programs designed to better the lives of the underprivileged and has mixed feelings about his career goals. In the opening scene, Fielding sees a television news program reporting Sarah's death in a...
|Release date:||March 24, 2000|
|Directed by:||Keith Gordon|
|Producer:||Keith Gordon, Stuart Kleinman, Linda Reisman|
|Music by:||Tomandandy, Scott Shields|
|Screenplay by:||Robert Dillon|
|Adapted from:||Waking the Dead|