Castaway (1987)

This conventional drama about two people on a desert island is enhanced by good acting on the part of Oliver Reed as middle-aged Gerald Kingsland, the man who wants to go native, and Amanda Donohoe as Lucy Irvine, the woman who joins him.… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: February 20, 1987
DVD 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
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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.