The Blue Lagoon(Movie, 1980)

| 1h 44min | Genres: Romance / Love, Adventure, Drama
The Blue LagoonRating: 3.1/5 (with 631631 votes)
The Blue Lagoon is a 1980 American romantic survival drama film directed by Randal Kleiser from a screenplay written by Douglas Day Stewart based on the 1908 novel of the same name by Henry De Vere Stacpoole. The film stars Brooke Shields and Christopher Atkins. The music score was composed by Basil Poledouris and the cinematography was by Néstor Almendros. The film tells the story of two young children marooned on a tropical island paradise in the South Pacific. With neither the guidance nor the restrictions of society, emotional and physical changes arise as they reach puberty and fall in love. The film contained substantial sexual content. The Blue Lagoon was theatrically released on June 20, 1980 by Columbia Pictures. The film was panned by the critics, who disparaged its screenplay, execution, and Shields' performance; however, Almendros' cinematography received praise. In spite of the criticism, the film was a commercial success, grossing over $58 million on a $4.5 million budget and becoming the ... ()
Movie poster of The Blue Lagoon

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 44min
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 45min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 44min
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 45min
Also available at on: DVD Blu-ray

Awards & Nominations for The Blue Lagoon

Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress Academy Award for Best Cinematography Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress

About The Blue Lagoon

Two small children and a ship's cook survive a shipwreck and find safety on an idyllic tropical island. Soon, however, the cook dies and the young boy and girl are left on their own. Days become years and Emmeline and Richard make a home for themselves surrounded by exotic creatures and nature's beauty. But will they ever see civilization again?

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Trailer for The Blue Lagoon + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Oceania
Based on the work of: Henry De Vere Stacpoole ("The Blue Lagoon")
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 25 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovenian (SL), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 07/05/1980
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"La laguna azul"
"A Lagoa Azul"
"블루 라군"
"푸른 산호초"
"La Laguna Azul"
Budget: 4,500,000 USD
Revenue: 58,853,106 USD (= 1,308%)

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