Dragonfly


1h 30m 2002

Brief Synopsis

When Dr. Joe Darrow's young wife Emily dies in a tragic bus crash, he is devastated. He returns to his work, treating sick children. Soon some of the children start to have remarkably similar near-death experiences, and Joe begins to wonder if the spirit of his late wife is trying to contact him.

Film Details

Also Known As
Apparitions
MPAA Rating
Genre
Romance
Drama
Thriller
Medical
Release Date
2002
Production Company
Afx Studios; Alex Riordan; American Humane Association; Andy Brokmeyer; Chicago Film Office; Cinesite Europe, Ltd.; City of Hope; City of Pasadena; Double Negative Visual Effects; Eastman Kodak; Film Bank; Film L.A., Inc.; Gran Via Productions; Hadler Public Relations Inc; Hawaii Film Office; Illinois Film Office; Joann Kane Music Service; Major League Baseball Properties, Inc.; Mario's Catering; One Step Up, Inc.; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Panavision, Ltd.; Playback Technologies, Inc.; Reebok Entertainment; Spyglass Entertainment Holdings, Llc; Spyglass Entertainment Holdings, Llc; Streetlights Production Assistant Program; Todd-Ao; Universal Pictures
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures; Buena Vista International; Fs Film Oy; Gaumont Buena Vista International; Myndform; SF Studios; Toho-Towa Company; Universal Pictures; Universal Pictures Home Entertainment; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International
Location
Kauai, Hawaii, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; Chicago, Illinois, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

When Dr. Joe Darrow's young wife Emily dies in a tragic bus crash, he is devastated. He returns to his work, treating sick children. Soon some of the children start to have remarkably similar near-death experiences, and Joe begins to wonder if the spirit of his late wife is trying to contact him.

Cast

Kevin Costner

Joe Darrow

Susanna Thompson

Emily Darrow

Joe Morton

Hugh Campbell

Ron Rifkin

Charlie Dickinson

Linda Hunt

Sister Madeline

Jacob Vargas

Pilot

Kathy Bates

Mrs Miriam Belmont

Robert Bailey

Jeffrey Reardon

Jacob Smith

Ben

Jay Thomas

Hal

Lisa Banes

Flora

Matt Craven

Eric

Casey Biggs

Neil Darrow

Leslie Hope

Charisse Darrow

Peter Hansen

Phillip Darrow

Chea Courtney

Girl (12-Years Old)

Dylan Johnson

Boy (8-Years Old)

Anne Betancourt

Mother

Mary Beth Fisher

Eulogist

Kim Staunton

Intake Nurse

Liza Weil

Suicide Girl

Nigel Gibbs

Paramedic

Heidi Swedberg

Surgical Nurse

Jamie Sue Sherrill

Surgical Nurse

Samantha Smith

Waitress

Andy Umberger

Doctor

Nicholas Cascone

Doctor

Judith Moreland

Icu Nurse

Jennifer S Parsons

Icu Nurse

Oni Faida Lampley

Private Duty Nurse

L. Scott Caldwell

Head Nurse

Kent Faulcon

Paul Reardon

Deirdre O'connell

Gwyn

Justina Machado

Oncology Desk Nurse

William Dennis Hunt

Priest

Tom Keevers

Cop

Rich Komenich

Cop

Terrell Clayton

Colleague

Lise Simms

Nephrology Desk Nurse

Joseph Will

Medical Tech

Jerome Butler

Medivac Doctor

Michael Manuel

Tough Paramedic

Henry Gerardo Cariban

Yanomani Native

Gilberto Herrera Chipiaje

Guard

Ana Garcia

Elderly Native Woman

Lina Patel

Airline Official

Meg Thalken

Guest

John Lordan

Guest

Roland Brigham

Guest

Gillian Vigman

Guest

Matt Champagne

Paramedic

Maz Jobrani

Paramedic

Banjamin Parrillo

Paramedic

Mone Walton

Paramedic

David Doty

Hospital Chaplain

David Correia

Bus Driver

Ben Parillo

Cast

Nancy Gilmore

Leadman

Daniel Clancy

Leadman (Chicago)

Peter Hanson

Rolanda Brigham

Monnae Michaell

Crew

Tom Acosta

Other

Donovan Ahuna

Craft Service (Kauai Unit)

Fred Albrecht

Key Grip (2nd Unit)

Kyle Alexander

Production Assistant (Kauai Unit)

Lisa Alkofer

On-Set Dresser

David Leroy Anderson

Special Makeup Effects (Afx Studio/Special Make-Up Effects)

Lance Anderson

Special Makeup Effects (Afx Studio/Special Make-Up Effects)

Isaac Ardolino

Assistant Location Manager

Jeffrey T Arnold

Medical Advisor

Ed Arter

Transportation Coordinator

Tina Arter-duquette

Transportation Dispatcher

Ron Ash

Universal Best Boy

Ron Ash

Gaffer (2nd Unit)

James Ashwill

Foley Mixer

Jeff Atmajian

Original Music

Roy Augenstein

Special Effects (Afx Studio/Special Make-Up Effects)

Jeanie Baker

Set Costumer

Adrian Banton

Digital Compositor

Gary Barber

Producer

Irish Barber-kanaka'ole

Production Assistant (Kauai Unit)

Bridgett Baron

Payroll Accountant (Chicago)

David M. Barrett

Stunts

Ashley C Battung

Other

Carrie Bauer

Key Costumer

Madeline Bell

Assistant Location Manager

Odin Benitez

Sound Effects Supervisor

Frank Bennett

Original Music

David Bernstein

2nd Assistant Director; 2nd Assistant Director (2nd Unit)

Susan Bierbaum

Script Supervisor

Hal Bigger

Special Effects Foreman (Afx Studio/Special Make-Up Effects)

Brian Bird

Assistant Location Manager

Roger Birnbaum

Producer

Michael Bliss

Communications Director

Roger S Bojarski

Driver

Roger O Bojarski

Driver

Steve Bolan

Special Effects (Afx Studio/Special Make-Up Effects)

Paul F Boscarino

Driver

Michael Bostick

Executive Producer

David Boucher

Construction Foreman

Mark Boucher

Set Dresser

Jim Bowers

Matte Painting

John J Bradley

Set Dresser

Richard Briscoe

Digital Compositor

Andy Brokmeyer

Cableman

Breezie Brooks

Costume Supervisor

James D. Brubaker

Executive Producer

John A. Brubaker

Transportation Captain

Susie Brubaker

Visual Effects Coordinator

Valerie Bulinski

Assistant Location Manager (Chicago)

P J Burch

Apprentice

Daniel Burgun

Office Assistant

Chris Burn

Digital Compositor

Kim Buttlar

Executive Coordinator (For Gary Barber)

Kenny Cabrera

Craft Service (Chicago)

John J Cahill

Driver

Brandon Camp

Screenwriter

Brandon Camp

From Story

Jack R Campbell

Driver

Rick Canelli

Adr Recordist

Jeff Carson

Music Supervisor

Elaine M Cascio

Hair (Chicago)

Hannah Cassell

Production Assistant

Melanie Cassidy

Production Assistant (Chicago)

Ian Chisholm

Other

Pamela Choules

Editor

Frazer Churchill

Digital Compositor

Guy Clayton

Special Effects (Chicago)

Yolanda T Cochran

1st Assistant Accountant

William R Cockrell

Driver

Bob Cole

Special Effects (Afx Studio/Special Make-Up Effects)

Randy Coleman

Song ("Star")

Brett Collin

Assistant Props

Mark Connelly

Camera Assistant

Ashley Cook

Executive Coordinator (For Tom Shadyac)

Matt Corigliano

Production Assistant (Kauai Unit)

Cari Costner

Set Production Assistant

Dayne Cowan

3-D Animator

John Cucci

Foley Artist

James Currie

Production Assistant (Chicago)

Alan B. Curtiss

Associate Producer

Alan B. Curtiss

1st Assistant Director

Mario D'alfonso

Labor Foreman

Soraya Dancsecs

Executive Coordinator (For Kevin Costner)

Sandy De Crescent

Orchestra Contractor

Carlos De La Torre

2nd Additional Assistant Director

Luisa De La Ville

Crew (Warm Weather Filmco/Venezuela)

Vince Deamicis

Kevin Costner'S Driver

Daniella Dearden

Crew (Warm Weather Filmco/Venezuela)

John Debney

Music

Brad Dechter

Supervising Orchestrator

Dimitri Delacovias

Matte Painting

Greg Dennen

Other

Nancy Deren

Set Designer

Linda Descenna

Production Designer

Dennis Dewaay

Construction Coordinator

Douglas Dewaay

Construction Foreman

Tommy Dickson

Projectionist

Louis Dinson

Transportation Captain

Louis Dinson

Cast Associate

Jackie Dobbie

Makeup Artist

Jackie Ellen Dobbie

Makeup Artist

Margaret Doversola

Extras Casting (Kauai Unit)

Shawn Duchscherer

Other

Syd Dutton

Special Visual Effects

Alan Easley

Set Dresser

Doug Ednie

Other

David Eland

Special Effects (Afx Studio/Special Make-Up Effects)

Alicia Elkort

Construction Accountant

Elle Elliott

Kevin Costner'S Hairstylist

Tyler Elliott

Assistant Location Manager

James D. Emory

Craft Service

Annette Encinas

2nd Assistant Accountant

Erin Engman

Assistant Production Coordinator

Paula Fairfield

Foley Editor

Jon Farhat

Visual Effects Supervisor

Steven E Fegley

Other

Julie Feiner

Sound Effects Editor

Emily Ferry

Property Master

Gary Romolo Fiorelli

Second 2nd Assistant Director

Tony Fonseca

Office Assistant

Johnny Fontana

Special Effects (Afx Studio/Special Make-Up Effects)

Toby Forlenza

Script Supervisor (2nd Unit)

Paul Franklin

3-D Animator

John Friday

Best Boy Electric (Chicago)

Jonathan Fuh

Boom Operator

Jenny Fumarolo

Production Assistant (Chicago)

Lisa Furia

2nd Assistant Accountant

Kerrie Gant

Production Assistant

Carolyn Garcia

Production Assistant

Jose Antonio Garcia

Sound Mixer

David García Hernández

Driver

Marc Gebauer

Other

Don Geronimo

Grip

Michael D. Gianneschi

Props (Chicago)

Mickey Gilbert

Stunt Coordinator

Jim Gilson

Chief Lighting Technician

Carmine Goglia

Other

Lyndsey Goldberg

Special Effects Production Assistant (Afx Studio/Special Make-Up Effects)

Alexandra Gonzales

Foley Editor

Otniel Gonzalez

Assistant Props

Barbara G Gordon

Kevin Costner'S Costumer

Pamela Gossage

Production Coordinator (Kauai Unit)

Karen Greenlee

Consultant (Kauai Unit)

Mikael Hakansson

3-D Animator

Dagan Handy

Assistant (For Tom Shadyac)

Peter Hanson

Studio Manager

George Hanzawa

Stunts

John Hardwick

Digital Compositor

Barbara Harris

Voice Casting

Jim Harrison

Supervising Music Editor

Bob Harvey

Special Thanks

Kim Heath

Rigging Key Grip

Beau Hilkene

Apprentice Sound Editor

Michael Hilkene

Supervising Sound Editor

Hollis Hill

Stunts

Marlen Hill

Negative Cutter

Scott Hill

Visual Effects

Scott Hill

1st Assistant Editor

Nic Hodgekinson

Other

Bill Hogan

Transportation Captain

Rudi Holzapfel

Supervisor

Michael Howell

Grip

Jeff Howery

Dolly Grip

Don J Hug

Location Manager (Chicago)

Yoko Ishiguro

Other

Kevin Lamont Jackson

Stunts

Matt Jackson

Grip

Paul L Jackson

On-Set Dresser

Elie Jamaa

3-D Supervisor

Amy Teinowitz James

Production Assistant (Chicago)

Fallon Johnson

Set Production Assistant

Mark Johnson

Producer

C David Jones

Production Assistant (Chicago)

Eddie Jones

Other

Brian Kalata

Production Assistant

Steve Kallas

Other

Jeffrey Kaplan

Sound Effects Editor

Daryl Kass

Unit Production Manager

Sandra Katz

Cast Associate

Arlene Kehela

Associate Producer

Michael J Kelly

Assistant Location Manager

Mark Kenaston

Digital Assistant

Shelley Kira

Set Costumer

Jesper Kjolsrud

3-D Animator

Chris Klatman

Original Music

Michael Kory

Animator

Jon Kull

Original Music

Ross L Kulma

Set Medic (Chicago)

Thomas Kumlehn

2-D Programming

Bob Lamberth

Special Effects (Afx Studio/Special Make-Up Effects)

Terry L Lamfers

Casting Administrator

Darren Lange

Other

Lynn Ledgerwood

Other

James Leeward

Airplace Pilot

Amanda Lencioni

Office Assistant

Rock Leroy

Other

Leigh Leverett

Costume Supervisor

Linda Lew

Foley Recordist

Craig Lewis

Props (Kauai Unit)

Jim Lewis

Stunts

Film Details

Also Known As
Apparitions
MPAA Rating
Genre
Romance
Drama
Thriller
Medical
Release Date
2002
Production Company
Afx Studios; Alex Riordan; American Humane Association; Andy Brokmeyer; Chicago Film Office; Cinesite Europe, Ltd.; City of Hope; City of Pasadena; Double Negative Visual Effects; Eastman Kodak; Film Bank; Film L.A., Inc.; Gran Via Productions; Hadler Public Relations Inc; Hawaii Film Office; Illinois Film Office; Joann Kane Music Service; Major League Baseball Properties, Inc.; Mario's Catering; One Step Up, Inc.; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Panavision, Ltd.; Playback Technologies, Inc.; Reebok Entertainment; Spyglass Entertainment Holdings, Llc; Spyglass Entertainment Holdings, Llc; Streetlights Production Assistant Program; Todd-Ao; Universal Pictures
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures; Buena Vista International; Fs Film Oy; Gaumont Buena Vista International; Myndform; SF Studios; Toho-Towa Company; Universal Pictures; Universal Pictures Home Entertainment; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International
Location
Kauai, Hawaii, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; Chicago, Illinois, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter February 22, 2002

Released in United States on Video July 30, 2002

Completed shooting March 1, 2001.

Began shooting November 16, 2000.

Mischa Barton was peviously attached to star.

Released in United States Winter February 22, 2002

Released in United States on Video July 30, 2002