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Islands in the Stream (1977)

PG | | Drama | 2 August 1977 (Denmark)
An isolated sculptor is visited by his three sons just before the start of WWII.

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An isolated sculptor is visited by his three sons just before the start of WWII.

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Debut theatrical feature film of actor Hart Bochner. See more »

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When the boat is slowly cruising up the river in Cuba looking for refugees, a crew member's hand can be seen moving tree branches away from the camera. See more »

Quotes

Joseph: Tom, don't you die!
Thomas Hudson: Not me, Joseph. Not me.
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Referenced in Degrassi: The Next Generation: Islands in the Stream (2004) See more »

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George C. Scott and a fine cast are a pleasure to watch.
24 January 1999 | by See all my reviews

Scott plays a sculptor living on an island visited by his three sons. This is is an adaptation of a story by Hemingway that works most of the time. The child actors are exceptional in their roles as is the rest of the cast. Probably one of Scotts premiere performances. The story takes many turns, with the finest moments in the first half of the movie. I recommend viewing Islands in the Stream.


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