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A Ring of Endless Light (2002)

Based on the Novel by Madeline L'Engle. During the summer her grandfather is dying of leukemia and death seems all around, 15-year-old Vicky finds comfort with the pod of dolphins with ... See full summary »

Director:

Greg Beeman

Writers:

Madeleine L'Engle (novel), Marita Giovanni (teleplay) | 1 more credit »
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2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mischa Barton ... Vicky Austin
Ryan Merriman ... Adam Eddington
Jared Padalecki ... Zachery Gray
Scarlett Pomers ... Suzy Austin
Soren Fulton ... Rob Austin
James Whitmore ... Grandfather
Theresa Wong ... Dr. Zand
Penny Everingham Penny Everingham ... Cecily
Christopher Kirby ... Harbor Master Dan (as Chris Kirby)
Steven Vidler ... Mr. Gray
Leo Taylor Leo Taylor ... Captain
Terry Annesley Terry Annesley ... Mate
Carol Baker Carol Baker ... Mrs. Austin
Arron Wayne Cull Arron Wayne Cull ... Mr. Austin (as Wayne Cull)
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Based on the Novel by Madeline L'Engle. During the summer her grandfather is dying of leukemia and death seems all around, 15-year-old Vicky finds comfort with the pod of dolphins with which she has been doing research. Written by <SabrinasFather@aol.com>

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Plot Keywords:

leukemia | dying | death | dolphin | yacht | See All (20) »

Genres:

Drama | Family | Romance

Certificate:

TV-G | See all certifications »
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Trivia

Kirsten Storms was originally cast as Vicky Austin as they had commercials with her in it but changed it at the last minute. See more »

Goofs

In the opening scene, while Mischa Barton's character dreams of swimming as a mermaid, she does a somersault underwater that horribly reveals the fakeness of the tail: a flap of fabric from the waist is shown dangling, her knees scrunch up the material, and the entire waistline crinkles up. See more »

Quotes

Grandfather: [reading from Vaughn] I saw eternity the other night like a great ring of pure and endless light'
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Soundtracks

As Good As This
Written by Sirsa Shekim
Performed by Sirsa Shekim
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User Reviews

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24 August 2002 | by greek-freekSee all my reviews

The music was good in this film. It was well acted. I loved the colors. I would defenatly watch it again. Plus the guys are cute. I give it 3/4. On my tv, its digital cable and you can get a description of shows and movies. Well it only gave this movie 1 and a half stars. Out of four. Which is untrue, it's also romantic. This is one of the better Disney Original movies. toodles!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 August 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Ring of Endless Light See more »

Filming Locations:

Australia See more »

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Production Co:

Disney Channel See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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