The story of the desperate love affair between a young Samoan chief and a beautiful American painter, against the will of her father, the powerful governor of the island. Amid this man-made tension comes a powerful hurricane so devastating, the lives of the lovers and the entire island are imperiled.
Director: Jan Troell.
Writers: James Norman Hall (novel), Charles Nordhoff (novel), Lorenzo Semple Jr.
Stars: Mia Farrow, Jason Robards, Dayton Ka’ne, Max von Sydow, Trevor Howard, Timothy Bottoms, Bernadette Sarcione, James Keach, Ariirau Tekurarere, Alex W. du Prel, Nick Rutgers, Nancy Hall Rutgers, Simplet Tefane, Manu Tupou, Simplet Tefane, Noel Teparii, Piero Bushin, Noel Teparii, Richard Sarcione, John Taea, Taeve Tetuamia, Bernadette Sarcione, Haunui Loyat, Daniel Taea.
THANK YOU! I have been wanting to see this again for-EVER. You’re the best!
Butchered by the Hollywood who commissioned it and who altered it’s overall thrust, Still, Jan Troell’s sensibility can still be witnessed seeping through the cracks. You really have spoiled us here in the past week Jon (ANNA too? Wow) .I’ll second Gabrielle’s comments.
56:44 … forget Mia, she’s the real deal … ! 😜😛🤪