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To escape evils of the Civil War, Cyrus removes his small family and random war prisoners by way of hot air balloon. Once landing on an island, the group finds they are surrounded by danger... See full summary »

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Russell Mulcahy

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Jules Verne (novel), Adam Armus (teleplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kyle MacLachlan ... Cyrus
Danielle Calvert Danielle Calvert ... Helen
Gabrielle Anwar ... Jane
Patrick Stewart ... Nemo
Jason Durr ... Pencroff
Omar Gooding ... Neb
Vinnie Jones ... Bob
Tom Mison ... Blake
Roy Marsden Roy Marsden ... Joseph (as Roy Anthony Mould)
Chris Larkin ... Atherton (as Christopher Stephens)
Dom Hetrakul Dom Hetrakul ... Sun (as Dom Hatrakul)
Nate Harrison Nate Harrison ... Lemay
Geoffrey Giuliano Geoffrey Giuliano ... Captain Li
Banjong Siriwattanawong Banjong Siriwattanawong ... Pirate
Daniel O'Neill ... Young Pirate
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To escape evils of the Civil War, Cyrus removes his small family and random war prisoners by way of hot air balloon. Once landing on an island, the group finds they are surrounded by danger from giant insects and gold-craving pirates. Turned away by the only safe haven on the island, owned by Captain Nemo, played by Patrick Stuart, the group is forced to find shelter and survive. Written by Katelyn

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Language:

English

Release Date:

17 September 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jules Verne's Mysterious Island See more »

Filming Locations:

Krabi, Thailand See more »

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1.78 : 1
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This is the second time Kyle MacLachlan and Patrick Stewart have appeared together. The previous time was 'Dune' (1984) and Kyle MacLachlan played Paul Atreides and Patrick Stewart played Gurney Halleck See more »

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Libby Prison was not a field of tents as depicted. It was a warehouse that covered an entire block in the city of Richmond. See more »

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Version of Tainstvennyy ostrov (1941) See more »

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Total rot...
18 March 2006 | by philphotoSee all my reviews

It looked good on the trailer, I keyed in a reminder on my Digi Box, it came on, It was rubbish.

Patrick Stewart an actor I admire- is he short of work?

Also was this in 1863?

Nemo said he had been on the island for 10 years, lost his family in the 'Indian Revolution' so that would have been 1853..

Only I think he was vaguely referring to the Indian Mutiny, which happened in 1857..

Confused, I was.

also why were the pirates right off the set of 'Prates of the Caribbean??

Who wrote this, a bunch of 9 year olds?


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