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The Cider House Rules

Year:
Duration:
126 min
Genres:
Drama | Romance
IMDB rate:
7.4
Director:
Lasse Hallström
Awards:
Won 2 Oscars. Another 7 wins & 28 nominations
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 2000-01-07
Filming Locations: Vermont, USA
Earnings
Budget: $24,000,000
Opening Weekend: $110,098 (USA) (12 December 1999)
Gross: $57,536,361 (USA) (18 June 2000)
Cast
Actor
Character
Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
The Cider House Rules
Jane Alexander
Jane Alexander
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Tobey Maguire
Tobey Maguire
The Cider House Rules
Kate Nelligan
Kate Nelligan
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Delroy Lindo
Arthur Rose
Paul Rudd
Lt. Wally Worthington
Michael Caine
Dr. Wilbur Larch
Kathy Baker
Nurse Angela
Erykah Badu
Rose Rose
Kieran Culkin
Buster
Heavy D
Peaches
K. Todd Freeman
Muddy
Paz de la Huerta
Mary Agnes
Evan Parke
Jack (as Evan Dexter Parke)
Jimmy Flynn
Vernon
Lonnie Farmer
Hero (as Lonnie R. Farmer)
Erik Per Sullivan
Fuzzy
Spencer Diamond
Curly
Sean Andrew
Copperfield
John Albano
Steerforth
Skye McCole Bartusiak
Hazel (as Sky McCole-Bartusiak)
Clare Daly
Clara
Colin Irving
Major Winslow
Annie Corley
Carla
Patrick Donnelly
Adopting Father
Edie Schechter
Adopting Mother
Kasey Berry
12yr. Old Girl
Mary Bogue
Big Dot
Victoria Stankiewicz
Debra
Christine Stevens
Florence
Earle C. Batchelder
Dr. Holtz
Norma Fine
Mrs. Goodhall
John Irving
Stationmaster
Eric Bruno Borgman
Flirting Soldier on Train (uncredited)
Kevin Chapman
Adopting Dad (uncredited)
John H. Tobin
Man on Train (uncredited)
Did you know?
Trivia
The film was originally to be directed by Phillip Borsos, but he died before financial backing could be secured.
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Liv Tyler and Tori Spelling were considered for the role of Candy Kendall.
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The orphan that gets into the pie dough and eats all of it and is shown throwing up all over the orphanage is named 'Steerforth'. Steerforth is the name of one of the main character's friends in the Charles Dickens book "David Copperfield" which Homer reads to the children in their bedroom.
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Goofs
When Homer talks to Rose while she is doing the dishes, an actor's mark is visible on the floor.
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In the last scene, at the railroad station, railroad cars from the 1960s or later are on the adjacent track.
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The rules that Homer "reads" do not match the typed list we see.
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Quotes
Homer Wells: [giving back an X-ray that Dr. Larch gave to him] I don't need this. I know about my condition.
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Nurse Angela: [looking at an X-Ray] Do you know what this is?
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Homer: Just tell me. I'll do whatever you wanna do.
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Photos from cast
Charlize Theron Jane Alexander Tobey Maguire Kate Nelligan J.K. Simmons