The War Zone (1999)

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An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.


  • The War Zone (1999)
  • The War Zone: Lara Belmont, Ray Winstone face off in an intense moment.
  • Tilda Swinton in The War Zone (1999)
  • Tilda Swinton in The War Zone (1999)
  • The War Zone: Jessie (Lara Belmont) shares a quiet moment with her new baby sister, Alice.

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Alexander Stuart: "Once my son was diagnosed with cancer, I had this huge amount of pain and anger about how this could happen to the child I loved so much. And I definitely directed that into The War Zone. I wrote it differently than anything I've written. I would... ...


Tom: I saw you.
Jessie: Saw me what?
Tom: In the bath...
Jessie: Yeah?
Tom: What were you doing?
Jessie: What do you think? I got in and he got out.
Tom: That's not what i saw.
Jessie: Well, that's all it was.
Tom: Where were you?
Jessie: ...
Tom: You couldn't.
Jessie: Yes, i could. You OK now?


Plot Summary




Release Date:

11 June 1999



Country of Origin

Italy, UK

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$18,335 (USA) (12 December 1999)


$254,441 (USA) (6 June 2013)

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