The Water Man Movie

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Who's Involved:

David Oyelowo, Rosario Dawson, Maria Bello, Alfred Molina, Oprah Winfrey, Amiah Miller, Emma Needell, Lonnie Chavis

Release Date:

Friday, May 7, 2021 (Limited)

Runtime: 1 hr, 32 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Gunner (Chavis) sets out on a quest to save his ill mother (Dawson) by searching for a mythic figure who possesses the secret to immortality, the Water Man. After enlisting the help of a mysterious local girl, Jo (Miller), they journey together into the remote Wild Horse forest -- but the deeper they venture, the stranger and more dangerous the forest becomes. Their only hope for rescue is Gunner’s father (Oyelowo), who will stop at nothing to find them and in the process will discover who his son really is.

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Who stars in The Water Man: Cast List

See How They Run, Selma  

Haunted Mansion, Clerks III  


Anastasia (Live-Action), My Best Friend's Exorcism  

Spider-Man: No Way Home, Frozen 2  

Better Start Swimming, Abduction  

Who's making The Water Man: Crew List

A look at the The Water Man behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's writer Emma Needell last wrote Songs of the Damned.


Emma Needell


David Oyelowo

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Production: What we know about The Water Man?

Filming Timeline

  1. April 2021: The film was in Completed status.
  2. April 2019: The film was in Pre-Production status.

The Water Man Release Date: When was the film released?

The Water Man was released in 2021 on Friday, May 7, 2021 (Limited release). There were 16 other movies released on the same date, including Wrath of Man, Here Today and The Human Factor.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

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