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The Presence (1992)
"Danger Island" (original title)

TV Movie  |  PG  |   |  Adventure, Horror  |  20 September 1992 (USA)
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Mixed assortment of people survive the crash of an airliner at sea; cast upon a shore of mysterious island they discover dangerous creatures, exploding bananas, mutations and a biological ... See full summary »

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Mixed assortment of people survive the crash of an airliner at sea; cast upon a shore of mysterious island they discover dangerous creatures, exploding bananas, mutations and a biological weapons research facility. Written by <bruce.bozarth@worldnet.att.net>

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From the past came an end to the future.

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Was actually going to be a pilot for a TV series, but the series never made it. See more »

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Diana: Welcome to the wild and wonderful world of modern science.
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Trivia .. a series never made??
28 December 2006 | by (Cardiff WALES) – See all my reviews

Its a fairly decent film,the script isn't that bad,and for being a TV film had some very atmospheric moments,given the way it ends obviously they were aiming for a TV series but i really had to laugh when i read the trivia page "a pilot for a series never made" because whoever made this should be suing the makers of "Lost" big time.. There are so many comparisons between them that to list them all should take pages JJ Abrams Damon Lindelof and co should be shamed of themselves for so blatantly ripping off "Danger Island" without giving either the director Tommy Lee Wallace or the writer William Bleich any credit ...not even a little nod in their direction in any interviews.. Lost is the better show its written better and the cast is better but i just wish they had been a bit more honest about how they came up with the idea for Lost


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