Synopsis by Kaitlin Elise Miller
Young reporter Cam Harrison (William Moseley) and his niece (Loreto Peralta) travel to a circus in rural Mississippi where the ringmaster (Armando Gutierrez) claims to possess a real-life mermaid. Convinced it's a hoax after meeting the "mermaid" performer Elizabeth (Poppy Drayton) on dry land, Cam discovers there's more to Elizabeth than meets the eye, and he and his niece set out to rescue her from the ringmaster's clutches. Directed by Blake Harris and Chris Bouchard. Based on the fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen. Gina Gershon and Shirley MacLaine co-star.
creature, exploitation, flashback, grandmother, love-at-first-sight, love-choices, mermaid, reporter, love, prince, romance, self-sacrifice, witch
High Historical Importance