In a village of Huguenot refugees, Jonathon Standing is exiled by his father to a nearby penal colony for his improper relationship with a married woman. This penal colony is then invaded by pirates who force Jonathan to lead them back to his village, convinced that it contains a great treasure. Written by
dinky-4 of Minneapolis
Ransacking a lost tropic island... for a fabulous idol of gold!
Did You Know?
(Jonathon Standing) plays the son of Andrew Keir
(Jason Standing) in the film. However, in real life, Mathews was three months Keir's senior. They were born on January 8, 1926 and April 3, 1926 respectively. See more
The 'golden' statue is clearly made of wood, the size and weight of it would have crushed the wagon, would have been impossible to pick up without a heavy block & tackle pulley system, and it easily rocks in the wagon when jostled, as well as when the tree fell and knocked it off the wagon. See more
This was going to e a peaceful mission!
Indeed, it was. Unfortunately, human nature is apt to determine where peace ends and strife begins.
Referenced in Matinee