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Tempest, The

Tempest, The

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Sunday, December 13, 1998 7.5 12 3
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  • Season: 1998-99
  • Network: NBC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Period Piece, Sci-Fi / Supernatural / Fantasy, Historical Piece

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Plot Synopsis

Based on Shakespeare's classic story. During the Civil War a benevolent Mississippi plantation owner is exiled on a bayou island with his daughter and a black slave after being forced out by his dishonest brother. Becoming powerful in voodoo, he uses his skills to battle his murderous sibling. He also must keep his daughter from marring a Union officer while trying to survive the escalating war.


Production Company:

  • NBC Studios

Production Type:

  • In-House
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