Magic in the Water (1995)
In a small town, on a peaceful lake, a mythical creature is about to be discovered
|A doctor, indifferent to his two children, is cajoled into taking them on vacation to a lake that turns out to be the home of an elusive loch ness-type monster that can be tempted by oreo cookies.|
"...a family adventure for all ages. James Grant, Scene Magazine
Editor's NoteA troubled family gets a second chance when a mythical lake monster with a weakness for Oreo cookies befriends their lonely young daughter. Winner of the Award of Merit from the Academy of Family Films and Family Television.
Cast & Crew
|Harley Jane Kozak|
|David Schwartz - Musical Score|
|Ninian Dunet, et al. - Writer|
|Rick Stevenson - Director|
|Thomas Burstyn - Director of Photography|
|Tony Allard, et al. - Producer|
Plot SummaryWhen his ex-wife complains that he doesn't spend enough time with his family, radio psychiatrist Dr. Jack Black decides to take his children on holiday. They go to Glenorky, a Canadian resort with a special feature -- according to local legend, a creature named Orky lives in its lake. Jack's unhappy daughter Ashley becomes friendly with the monster who offers her some respite from her troubles. Then Jack gets a bump on the head, and he's instantly transformed into a kinder, sweeter dad. Could he be possessed by the spirit of Orky?
|"Quit your whining! Get a life!" ---- Dr. Jack Black (MARK HARMON) to a caller on his radio program|