MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 13,769 this week

Enchanted Island (1958)

5.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.2/10 from 110 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 1 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (novel), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 titles
created 19 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 2852 titles
created 10 Jul 2013
 
list image
a list of 9997 titles
created 26 Nov 2013
 
a list of 55 titles
created 7 months ago
 
list image
a list of 54 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Enchanted Island" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Enchanted Island (1958)

Enchanted Island (1958) on IMDb 5.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Enchanted Island.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

During World War II an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family. But he mets Susan Trimble who lives in the house and who is strictly against ... See full summary »

Directors: Edmund Goulding, Cedric Hardwicke, and 5 more credits »
Stars: George Kirby, Doreen Munroe, May Beatty
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Set in an apartment building whose occupants include Arthur Earthleigh, a meek and mild type married to the beautiful-but-domineering Mae; a Bohemian artist, David Galleo and his ... See full summary »

Director: Leigh Jason
Stars: George Brent, Virginia Mayo, Turhan Bey
Silver Lode (1954)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Dan Ballard, a respected citizen in the western town of Silver Lode, has his wedding interrupted by four men led by Ned McCarthy, an old acquaintance who, as a US Marshal, arrests Ballard ... See full summary »

Director: Allan Dwan
Stars: John Payne, Lizabeth Scott, Dan Duryea
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Director: Arthur Dreifuss
Stars: Gloria Jean, Jimmy Lydon, John Hubbard
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Jim Stauton Rogers ('WEndell Corey'), a Texas rancher turned international diplomat, take his young daughter,Elizabeth Rogers (Jane Powell), on a trip to Paris. He is concerned that his ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Taurog
Stars: Jane Powell, Danielle Darrieux, Wendell Corey
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

While on a business trip just before Christmas, Tom Phillips gets into a car accident, which was caused by the reckless driving of the other car involved. Although Tom suffered no paralysis... See full summary »

Director: John Brahm
Stars: Dana Andrews, Jeanne Crain, Mimsy Farmer
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Dotie dreams of marrying a millionaire so that she can live 'the life'. Buzz, her boyfriend, however is not rich as he is a salesman for a housing development. He proposes and Dotie accepts... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen
Stars: Jane Powell, Cliff Robertson, Keith Andes
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The Robinson family are spending two weeks of summer vacation at a resort in the Catskills. Older daughter Patti vies with her friend, Valeria, for the affections of Demi Armendez but Patti... See full summary »

Director: Roy Rowland
Stars: Jane Powell, Ricardo Montalban, Louis Calhern
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A mother and daughter compete over the same singing role and, unbeknownst to each other, the same man.

Director: Robert Z. Leonard
Stars: Ann Sothern, Jane Powell, Barry Sullivan
Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Young Sherry Williams dreams of having a singing career, and she idolizes her older sister Josephine, who has gone to New York to perform on the stage. When Sherry is distraught just before... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Lubin
Stars: Jane Powell, Ralph Bellamy, Constance Moore
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A Korean War veteran co-operating with a Senate committee uncovers subversives.

Director: Jacques Tourneur
Stars: Dana Andrews, Dick Foran, Marilee Earle
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

The Class of '41 at Carson High School is holding it's 15th Reunion. "Boy Most Likely To Succeed" Fred Davis is in town to sell his house before taking a job in San Francisco; he's been ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Pirosh
Stars: Dana Andrews, Betty Hutton, Jean Hagen
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Abner 'Ab' Bedford
...
Fayaway
Don Dubbins ...
Tom
Arthur Shields ...
James 'Jimmy' Dooley
...
Capt. Vangs
Friedrich von Ledebur ...
Mehevi (as Friedrich Ledebur)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

He dared to love a cannibal princess!

Genres:

Drama | Adventure

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 November 1958 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A ilha dos homens selvagens  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

(Technicolor)
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Of Jane Powell's 19 features released between 1944 and 1958, her Hollywood era, this was the only film not to receive a contemporary New York Times review. See more »

Connections

Version of Last of the Pagans (1935) See more »

Soundtracks

Enchanted Island
Music by Robert Allen
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
An adaption of Herman Melville's semi-autobiography "Typee"
14 May 2000 | by (Fort Collins, CO) – See all my reviews

This is an interesting and fun movie. Evidently filmed in the Pacific - the extras appear to be Polynesian. Typical of '50's movies, however, the stars are all white. The use of the native Polynesian language adds an element of realism. The ending is more romantic than Melville's book, but the movie appears to have kept the general feeling of "Typee" from which the story is taken. In all it is movie to enjoy.


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Enchanted Island (1958) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?