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Cutthroat Island

PG-13| 2 hr. 3 min.

Plot Summary
Feisty Morgan Adams (Geena Davis) inherits her late buccaneer father's galleon and one-third of a map to buried treasure located on Cutthroat Island. The map had been tattooed on her father's scalp, and to find the treasure, she must locate and scalp his two brothers. But Morgan's swashbuckling uncle, Dawg Brown (Frank Langella), wants the treasure for himself, and does battle with his headstrong niece and her unwilling accomplice, Latin-speaking physician William Shaw (Matthew Modine).

Cast: Geena Davis , Matthew Modine , Frank Langella , Maury Chaykin , Patrick Malahide , Stan Shaw , Rex Linn , Paul Dillon

Director: Renny Harlin

Genres: Adventure

Cutthroat Island (1995)

Release Date: December 22nd, 1995|2 hr. 3 min.

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Renny Harlin 'Begged' to Get Out of Making 'Cutthroat Island'

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Sharon Knolle on September 14, 2011

Once-hot action director Renny Harlin is now saying he knew 'Cutthroat Island' -- a.k.a. the megaflop that basically sunk his career -- was box-office suicide, and that he and then-wife Geena Davi...

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