The Water Engine

The Water Engine (1992)

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1992-08-24
  • Runtime: 1h 50min


In the 1930s, Charles Lang invents an engine that runs using water for fuel. But when he tries to get it patented, he is first offered a ridiculously low amount. When he refuses, he is suddenly several people are pressuring him to sell. The big oil companies don't want the competition. Now he has to try and keep them from getting his idea, and somehow get it published.

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  • William H. Macy

    as Charles Lang
  • Patti LuPone

    as Rita Lang
  • Charles Durning

    as Tour Guide
  • John Mahoney

    as Mason Gross
  • Joanna Miles

    as Mrs. Varek