After a plane crash in the ocean, a group of military students reach an island. Ralph organizes the boys, assigning responsibilities for each one. When the rebel Jack Merridew neglects the fire camp and they lose the chance to be seen by a helicopter, the group split under the leadership of Jack. While Ralph rationalizes the procedures, Jack returns to the primitivism, using the fear for the unknown (in a metaphor to the religion) to control the other boys, and hunting and chasing pigs, stealing the possession of Ralph's group and even killing people. Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
No parents. No teachers. No rules... No mercy.
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Did You Know?
The original final script had over 70 uses of the F-bomb, but the studio decided it would be cruel and inhuman to make 12-year-olds swear against their parents demands. See more
When Piggy gets covered in blood from the hit in the head by the rock, it appears when he hits the ground not when he gets hit by the rock. See more
Whoever holds the conch gets to speak.
Referenced in Hook