The Locket

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The Locket ★★½ 2002

After his mother dies, Michael Keddington (Willett) takes a job at a health-care facility to pay off debts. There he meets Esther Huish (Redgrave), a lonely widow who encourages Michael not to give up his dreams. But when his supportive girlfriend Faye (Moreau) goes off to college and a jealous co-worker (Heuring) accuses Michael of a crime, he needs Esther's strength to see him through. Based on the novel by Richard Paul Evans. 100m/C VHS, DVD . Chad Willet, Vanessa Redgrave, Marguerite Moreau, Lori Heuring, Mary (Elizabeth) McDonough, Brock Peters, Terry O'Quinn; D: Karen Arthur; W: Ron Raley; C: Thomas Neuwirth; M: Bruce Broughton. TV