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Our Virgin Island (1958)

Virgin Island (original title)
Two newly weds buy a small private island in the British Virgin Islands and live a happy life without the comforts of modern society.

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Evan
Virginia Maskell ...
Tina
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Marcus
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Mrs. Lomax
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The Commissioner
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Prescott
Edric Connor ...
Captain Jason
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Ruth
Gladys Boot ...
Mrs. Carruthers
Julian Mayfield ...
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Reginald Hearne ...
Doctor
Arnold Bell ...
Heath
Alonzo Bozan ...
Grant
Andre Dakar
Richard Caldicot ...
(as Richard Caldicott)
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Evan and Tina want to live their lives differently. They go to live on an island. Tina's mother is concerned about her daughter's future. There is smuggling going on on the island. Written by <burkeji@forfas.ie>

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THE BARE FACTS OF LIVING on an island of love!


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Our Virgin Island  »

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Virgin Island Serenade
Lyrics: Tommie Connor
Music: Jeffrey Kruger (as Jeff Kruger) and Bill Randall
Sung by Bryan Johnson
Accompanied by Frank Deniz (as Hermanos Deniz) and Laurence Deniz (as Hermanos Deniz) and their Cuban Rhythm Band
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A tiny, charmingly-told story
2 June 1999 | by (Cincinnati, OH.) – See all my reviews

This overlooked film is a tiny, charmingly-told story of an unlikely couple who get married and set up housekeeping on an uninhabited Virgin Island. I don't know how they got Poitier and Cassavetes with what it obviously a minimal budget, but get them they did, and both turn in delightful performances.


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