Run Rebecca, Run! Poster

Release Date: 1982

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
While sailing in Australia, young Rebecca Ann Porter (Simone Buchanan) loses control of her boat and ends up moored on a small island. There, she meets Manuel Cortes (Henri Szeps), a South American political refugee afraid of being deported back to his dictatorship-controlled homeland. Fearing she will inform the authorities of his whereabouts, Manuel takes her hostage. An infuriated Rebecca plans many escape attempts, but her initial hostility soon develops into a friendship with Manuel.

Cast: Simone Buchanan, Henri Szeps, Adam Gernett, Cornelia Frances

Director: Peter Maxwell

Genres: Adventure, Family

Keywords: Friend, Transformation, Friendship, Passionate, Mother, House, Rescue, Father, Survival, 1980s