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Swept from the Sea
Release Date: January 23, 1998
|Production Companies||:||Tapson Steel Films Productions, TriStar Pictures, Phoenix Pictures|
|Producers||:||Beeban Kidron, Charles Steel, Polly Tapson|
|Writers||:||Joseph Conrad, Tim Willocks|
The film tells the story of Russian emigree and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century. When Yanko enters a farm sick and hungry after the shipwreck, everyone is afraid of him, except for Amy, who is very kind and helps him. Soon he becomes like a son for Dr. James Kennedy and romance between Yanko and Amy follows.