Stranded (1998)

Film details

Alternative titles

  • Lighthouse Alternative


Ghost story thriller. Two yuppies decide to take a month away from the crowded city to sort out their relationship in an isolated lighthouse, accessible only by boat. Once there they begin to have vivid dreams about a tragic love affair that took place 60 years before, between the lighthouse keeper's wife and a shipwrecked sailor. It ended when the lovers were murdered by the jealous lighthouse keeper. In waking hours, their ghosts possess the couple's souls, leading to the history-repeating climax.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top