Hawaii(Movie, 1966)

3h 9min | Genres: Drama, Adventure, Romance / Love
HawaiiRating: 3.2/5 (with 1616 votes)
Hawaii is a 1966 American epic drama film directed by George Roy Hill and based on the 1959 novel of the same name by James A. Michener. It tells the story of an 1820s Yale University divinity student (Max von Sydow) who, accompanied by his new bride (Julie Andrews), becomes a Calvinist missionary in the Hawaiian Islands. It was filmed at Old Sturbridge Village, in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, and on the islands of Kauai and Oahu in Hawaii. Hawaii received seven nominations at the 39th Academy Awards, including Best Supporting Actress (for Jocelyne LaGarde). ()
Movie poster of Hawaii

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Awards & Nominations for Hawaii

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for Best Cinematography, Color Academy Award for Best Costume Design, Color Academy Award for Best Original Score Academy Award for Best Sound Academy Award for Best Visual Effects

About Hawaii

Abner Hale, a rigid and humorless New England missionary, marries the beautiful Jerusha Bromley and takes her to the exotic island kingdom of Hawaii, intent on converting the natives. But the clash between the two cultures is too great and instead of understanding there comes tragedy.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Hawaii
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 12 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Danish (DA), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Serbian (SR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 10/10/1966
Keywords: epic, hawaii
Budget: 15,000,000 USD
Revenue: 34,562,222 USD (= 230%)

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:17361, Added: 02/19/2018, Last updated: 10/02/2021