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The Blue Lagoon (1949)

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Two children are shipwrecked on a desert-island and fall in love while growing up together.

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Susan Stranks ...
Peter Rudolph Jones ...
Michael, as child (as Peter Jones)
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James Hayter ...
Doctor Murdoch
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James Carter
Nora Nicholson ...
Mrs. Stannard
Maurice Denham ...
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Philip Stainton ...
Mr. Ansty
Patrick Barr ...
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Lyn Evans ...
Trotter
Russell Waters ...
Craggs
John Boxer ...
Nick Corbett
Bill Raymond ...
Marsden
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Two children are shipwrecked on a desert-island and fall in love while growing up together.

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19 September 1949 (Denmark)  »

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A Lagoa Azul  »

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Roger Moore and Laurence Harvey auditioned for the main role of Michael, opposite Claire Bloom standing in as Emmeline. See more »

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Very Good Film.
11 September 2004 | by (Santa Ana (Red Hill), California) – See all my reviews

This movie appears to have been overlooked by everyone. Someone should bring it out on VHS and DVD. It is an excellent film and far superior to the one with Brooke Shields, which was terrible.

Jean Simmons deserves more credit than she is getting now days. It would be nice if all her films were offered on VHS or DVD. Jean Simmons was, and still is, a very good actress. She certainly was a beauty. In fact, she is still a beauty. She also has done extremely well on T.V. She is so much better than many of the actors today.


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