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Director:
Writers:
Ernest K. Gann (story)
Steven W. Carabatsos (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
25 June 1980 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Lost. 2,000 miles at sea in a 40 year old bomber. See more »
Plot:
When a plane carrying various animals makes a forced landing on a desert island, the only chance to escape is to convert the plane into a boat. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
2 nominations See more »
NewsDesk:
(2 articles)
Charles Jarrott obituary
 (From The Guardian - Film News. 6 March 2011, 4:01 PM, PST)

Charles Jarrott obituary
 (From The Guardian - TV News. 6 March 2011, 4:01 PM, PST)

User Reviews:
One of first Disney films with an edge See more (7 total) »

Cast

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Directed by
Charles Jarrott 
 
Writing credits
Ernest K. Gann (story)

Steven W. Carabatsos (screenplay) and
Sandy Glass (screenplay) &
George Arthur Bloom (screenplay)

Produced by
Ron Miller .... producer
Jan Williams .... co-producer
 
Original Music by
Maurice Jarre 
 
Cinematography by
Charles F. Wheeler (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Gordon D. Brenner 
 
Production Design by
E. Preston Ames  (as Preston Ames)
 
Art Direction by
John B. Mansbridge 
 
Set Decoration by
Norman Rockett 
 
Makeup Department
Eddie M. Barron .... hair stylist
Robin LaVigne .... makeup artist (as Robin Dee LaVigne)
Robert J. Schiffer .... makeup supervisor
 
Production Management
John D. Bloss .... production manager (as John Bloss)
Bill Venegas .... unit production manager (as William B. Venegas)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Christopher Disney Miller .... second assistant director (as Christopher D. Miller)
James W. Gavin .... second unit director
Richard Learman .... assistant director
Louis S. Muscate .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Gary Zink .... propmaker (uncredited)
Gary Zink .... welder/fabricator (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Ben Hendricks .... sound editor (as Ben F. Hendricks)
Bud Maffett .... sound mixer (as Henry A. Maffett)
Herb Taylor .... sound supervisor
Allen Hurd .... sound (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Art Cruickshank .... special effects
Danny Lee .... special effects
Eustace Lycett .... special effects
Hans Metz .... special effects (uncredited)
Ken Speed .... special effects assistant (uncredited)
 
Stunts
John F. Bylander .... stunts
Calvin Fukushima .... stunts
Orwin C. Harvey .... stunts (as Orwin Harvey)
Clay Hodges .... stunts
Joe C. Hughes .... stunts
Bobby Porter .... stunts
George Robotham .... stunts
Arthur E. Stagg .... stunts
Gordon Tadao Hirano .... stunts
Glenn R. Wilder .... stunts (as Glenn Wilder)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Dan Delgado .... electrician (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Mary Dye .... costumer: women
Jack Sandeen .... costume supervisor
Glenn Wright .... costumer: men (as Glenn T. Wright)
 
Music Department
Richard Bowden .... orchestrator
Maurice Jarre .... conductor
Evelyn Kennedy .... music editor
Richard Bowden .... composer: additional music (uncredited)
James Thatcher .... musician: french horn (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Gilbert C. Pacheco .... driver (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Jay K. Fishburn .... animal handler (as Jay Fishburn)
Jim Prine .... animal handler
Don Spinney .... animal handler
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Runtime:
97 min
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Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Stereo (RCA Photophone Sound Recording)
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Trivia:
Second feature film in actor Ricky Schroder's big child-star period. The first had been The Champ (1979) whilst the later movies were The Earthling (1980) and Little Lord Fauntleroy (1980) (TV).See more »
Soundtrack:
Half of MeSee more »

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9 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
One of first Disney films with an edge, 9 March 2000
Author: Zorba the Bomb from Ann Arbor

In fact, it wasn't Bette Midler who first brought new blood into the heavy-handed 7O's and 80's Disney productions. It was people like Elliott Gould who originally provided the shot in the arm that Disney needed. In this movie he lends his wise-cracking, go-to-hell character to the role of Noah Dugan and it's a joy to watch! The whole cast is great, and the whole movie is a delight from start to finish.

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