Mr. Rice's Secret (2000)

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  • Exhuming Mr. Rice Working


Drama. 12-year-old Owen finds it hard when his mysterious neighbour and friend, Mr Rice, dies. Owen also has to deal with the fact that he, himself, has cancer. To avoid distressing him, Owen's parents decide he should not attend the funeral. But his friends dare him, so he secretly records it on video. That night the boys climb into Mr Rice's house to watch the video. There they discover a coded letter for Owen. An unnusual ring, entrusted to Owen by Mr Rice shortly before his death, helps unravel the letter's meaning and Owen finds himself on the greatest adventure of his life.

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