The Sleeping Dictionary (2003)

Drama, Romance
Jessica Alba, Brenda Blethyn, Hugh Dancy, Bob Hoskins
A young Englishman is sent to Malaysian Borneo in the 1930s to stay with a tribe as UK's colonial representative. A local woman (J.Alba) helps him understand local tradition and language. He falls in love with her etc. despite the taboo.
  • Fine Line Features Company:
  • R Rated:
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  • 31 Jan 2003 Released:
  • 18 Feb 2003 DVD Release:
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  • Guy Jenkin Writer:
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