Castaway (1987)

Nicolas Roeg directed this dreamy erotic adventure film based on two Australian non-fiction best-sellers -- Lucy Irvine's Castaway and Gerald Kingsland's The Islander. Both best-sellers concern former clerk and waitress Lucy… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 29, 1992
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Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Despite all its short-comings, Roeg never lets things get dull--his camera sees to that.

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David Poland
Hot Button

One of Roeg's most watchable

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Strange Nicolas Roeg film doesn't quite work, but remains fascinating.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

"mesmerizing visuals hold the attention, even when the plot does not"

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Flixster Audience Score: 73% Flixster User Reviews
Dean King
Can't remeber much about this, a good plot and interesting to see how the two get on all alone on a deserted island. Spending most of the time in the nude.
Barry Lappin
Reed at his best.