The Red Violin

An epic adventure of mystery and obsession unfolds when Charles Morritz (Samuel L. Jackson), an appraiser of rare musical instruments, discovers a one-of-a-kind, blood-red violin at a prestigious Montreal auction house. Convinced he's found an authentic long-lost masterpiece, Morritz uncovers the spectacular journey of the priceless violin, how it changed hands and the lives of all who touched it. When the violin's shocking secret is finally revealed, Morritz must wrestle with his own demons and choose between burying the truth, and risking everything.


  • Samuel L. Jackson
  • Greta Scacchi
  • Jason Flemyng
  • Don McKellar

Directed By:

  • Francois Girard


  • Drama
  • Mystery
  • Romance

DVD Release Date:

  • May 20th, 2003