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...  Contessa Laetitia Philips Gabetti 3 episodes, 1993
...  Robert Philips 3 episodes, 1993
Dean Tarrolly ...  Joseph Gabetti 3 episodes, 1993
...  Anthony Philips 3 episodes, 1993
...  Will Philips 3 episodes, 1993
...  Marigot Philips 3 episodes, 1993
...  Maxine Phillips 3 episodes, 1993
Allan Dean Moore ...  Kyle Philips 3 episodes, 1993
...  Madame DeGaulle 3 episodes, 1993
Randi Ingerman ...  August DeGaulle 3 episodes, 1993
...  Nurse Lisa Topping 3 episodes, 1993
...  Duncan Laurant 3 episodes, 1993
...  Christof Philips 3 episodes, 1993
Kent Burden ...  Chris Phillips 3 episodes, 1993
...  Dave 3 episodes, 1993
...  Sara 3 episodes, 1993
Hyacinthe Christine Williams ...  Bonny 3 episodes, 1993
Esther Dominique ...  Leela 3 episodes, 1993
Emilia Hughes ...  Maid 3 episodes, 1993
Betty Nisbeth ...  Band Leader 3 episodes, 1993
Yvonne Thompson ...  Market Vendor 3 episodes, 1993
Charles Wattley ...  Doorman 3 episodes, 1993
...  Thug #1 3 episodes, 1993
Solly Marx ...  Thug #2 3 episodes, 1993
John Coffie ...  Casino Dealer 3 episodes, 1993
...  Major Hugo Rotterdam 3 episodes, 1993
...  Junior Hall 3 episodes, 1993
...  DeRoos 3 episodes, 1993
Ian Valz ...  Denny 3 episodes, 1993
...  Judge 3 episodes, 1993
...  Rick Sommers 3 episodes, 1993
...  Grace Sommers 3 episodes, 1993
...  Ocean Sommers 3 episodes, 1993
...  Ellen Sommers 3 episodes, 1993
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A forbidden love affair blossoms on the beautiful and sultry Caribbean island of St. Martin in this tale of two wealthy and powerful families vying against each other for power and dominance. The Philips family owns the multi-million dollar Paradise Rum Company, which basically controls everything on the island except for the posh and elegant Trade Winds Hotel, which is owned by the Sommers family. The Trade Winds has financial troubles, and as a result, the Philips are looking to make a new addition to their empire, but the Sommers beg to differ. Cristof, the patriarch of the Philips looks to end the feuding and reconcile the two families, but his task becomes even more difficult when his beautiful (and recently engaged) granddaughter Maxine meets and falls for handsome island adventurer Ocean Sommers. The rest of the Philips warn Maxine against Ocean, telling her "This Ocean has a riptide and he will drag you under!" However, Maxine chooses to follow her heart instead, even daring a... Written by KLange

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Two families torn apart by hate...brought together by passion.

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27 August 1993 (USA)  »

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Le trésor des alizés  »

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NBC aired only part one of the three-part mini-series. All three segments appear in the 2004 DVD release. See more »

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Anyone have any luck finding the series after all these years??
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I personally loved the mini series and haven't been able to get it off my mind since the first time I saw it 8 years ago &I would love to see it again if anyone has a copy.Thanks so much The Angel. And please let me know if someone out there has a copy they are looking to sell. By the way is there another part to the book? Because the book i just read with 2 of the actors from the series on the cover


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