The Sleeping Dictionary
The Sleeping Dictionary (2003)

Guy Jenkin directs this straight-to-video romantic drama shot on-location in Malaysia. In the rainforests of Boreno in the 1930s, English officer John Truscott (Hugh Dancy) accepts a position to colonize the native population of Sarawak at… More

Directed By:
Rated: R
Running Time:
Release Date: February 18, 2003
DVD Release Date: February 18, 2003
Add Your Rating
Flixster
User Score
66%

Also Available On



Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Robert Pardi
TV Guide

If your taste runs to palm fronds and moonlit rendezvous, you might enjoy this impeccably produced bit of kitsch.

Full review…
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

I can't say much for the wandering storyline...

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A rather stiff soap opera romantic-melodrama.

Full review…
More reviews for The Sleeping Dictionary

Flixster User Reviews
Alexander Wilson
This I never saw advertised in the cinema, but I watched it because of Jessica Albas recent fame. I would have expected it would have been a more popular film,… More
Daisy Maduro
<a href="http://tinypic.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://i32.tinypic.com/27yrew0.jpg" border="0"… More
Lorenzo von Matterhorn
First off, I give you the good news: Jessica Alba has nude scenes in this film. Rejoice perverts. The bad news: It was a body double. =( Anyway, the movie… More
Leo L
A remarkable movie! Hugh Dancy (looking younger in this film) is fantastic, as well as Jessica Alba. Love the music composition and score. Great sceneries!
Lanning : )
Hey! I ran across this on FLIX last night. I, uh, I'm sorry to say that I really, ah, have nothing to offer, critically speaking, about this movie. I… More
Janice :d
a very good romantic movie with an amazingly hot actor *drools*