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Anything to Survive (1990)

Not Rated | | Adventure, Drama | TV Movie 5 February 1990
A father and his children are caught by a storm while sailing in Alaska. When they get shipwrecked, things go from bad to worse.

Director:

Zale Dalen

Writers:

Elmo Wortman (book), Jonathan Rintels
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Cast

Cast overview:
Robert Conrad ... Eddie Barton
Matt LeBlanc ... Billy Barton (as Matthew Le Blanc)
Ocean Hellman Ocean Hellman ... Wendy
Emily Perkins ... Krista
Tom Heaton ... Dave
William B. Davis ... Dr. Reynolds
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Storyline

A divorced father and his three children, while sailing from Prince Rupert, get caught in a storm. After being shipwrecked and isolated on an island, they try and find a way home from the bitter Alaskan coast. However, after ten days, with the situation becoming increasingly desperate, the father must make an agonizing decision. One that could cost his children's lives. Written by Mark Andrew Radford <s2194044@cse.unsw.edu.au>

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Genres:

Adventure | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 February 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Almost Too Late See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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A TV movie made for the ABC network. See more »

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A comedy - surely

We stayed up late to watch this film, and never have I laughed so much! The script was poor and, appreciating it was based on a true story, the attempts of the family to escape, for me simply descended into hilarity, where it should have been a more serious film. For example, the ironically funny scene where they stupidly break the oars to use as crutches, not thinking that where there are oars, there is surely a boat! Watch only for amusement....


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