Castaway (1986)

R 09/11/1987 (US) AdventureDrama 1h 57m

One Year on a Deserted Tropical Island. 'Wife' 20-30 needed to accompany man 35+. Write to Box 775 with details and evening phone number.

Overview

Middle-aged Gerald Kingsland advertises in a London paper for a female companion to spend a year with him on a desert island. The young Lucy Irving takes a chance on contacting him and after a couple of meetings they decide to go ahead. Once on the island things prove a lot less idyllic than in the movies, and gradually it becomes clear that it is Lucy who has the desire and the strength to try and see the year through.

  1. Nicolas Roeg

    Director

  2. Allan Scott

    Writer

  3. Lucy Irvine

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Oliver Reed

    Oliver Reed

    Gerald Kingsland

  2. Amanda Donohoe

    Amanda Donohoe

    Lucy Irvine

  3. Georgina Hale

    Georgina Hale

    Sister Saint Margaret

  4. Frances Barber

    Frances Barber

    Sister Saint Winifred

  5. Tony Rickards

    Tony Rickards

    Jason

  6. Todd Rippon

    Todd Rippon

    Rod

  7. John Sessions

    John Sessions

    Man in Pub

  8. Virginia Hey

    Virginia Hey

    Janice

  9. Sorel Johnson

    Sorel Johnson

    Laura

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Original Language English

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