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The Blue Lagoon
Directed by:
Randal Kleiser

"The Blue Lagoon" (also known as "Laguna blu", "Blaue Lagune, Die") is an Adventure/Drama/Romance film directed by Randal Kleiser, released in the USA on June 20 of 1980 . Brooke Shields is starring, alongside Christopher Atkins, Leo McKern, William Daniels, Elva Josephson and Glenn Kohan.

Two children shipwrecked alone on a tropical island. Nature is kind. They thrive on the bounty of jungle and lagoon. The boy grows tall. The girl beautiful. They swim naked over coral reefs. They run in a cathedral of trees. And the warm winds, the tropic moon, the silk sand conspire to enchant them. When their love happens, it is natural as the sea, and as powerful. Love as nature intended to be.

Who is the director of "The Blue Lagoon":

The Blue Lagoon was directed by Randal Kleiser, an American director, actor, producer, and writer.

Before directing The Blue Lagoon, Randal Kleiser had directed Grease, released in 1978. Since, he directed Summer Lovers, released in 1982, Grandview, U.S.A. (1984), Flight of the Navigator (1986), Big Top Pee-wee (1988), Getting It Right (1989), and Honey I Blew Up the Kid (1992).

When was "The Blue Lagoon" released:

The Blue Lagoon was first released in the United States on Friday, June 20, 1980. Also released on this day were Can't Stop the Music (dir. Nancy Walker) and Brubaker (dir. Bob Rafelson and Stuart Rosenberg). This was thirty-nine (39) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, January 28, 1981 in France; Friday, December 19, 1980 in Germany and on Saturday, August 16, 1980 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "The Blue Lagoon":

At the casting of The Blue Lagoon we find Brooke Shields, previously seen in Just You and Me, Kid (1979) and Wanda Nevada (1979); Christopher Atkins (The Pirate Movie (1982), Listen to Me (1989)); Leo McKern (Damien: Omen II (1978), Candleshoe (1977)) [ more... ]

    What is the Storyline of "The Blue Lagoon":

    In the Victorian period, two young cousins, Richard and Emmeline Lestrange, and a galley cook, Paddy Button (Leo McKern) survive a shipwreck in the South Pacific and reach a lush tropical island. Paddy cares for the small children and forbids them by "law" from going to the other side of the island, as he found evidence of remains of bloody human sacrifices. He tells them the bogeyman lives there as a way to make sure they do not go there. He also warns them against eating a certain scarlet berry Emmeline [...]

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