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The Mosquito Coast (1986)

PG
117 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

An inventor spurns his city life to move his family into the jungles of Central America to make a utopia.
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Paul Theroux (novel) | Paul Schrader (screenplay)
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$ 25,000,000
Gross (USA)
$ 14,302,779
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Release date
Nov 26, 1986 (United States)

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31 cast members
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Harrison Ford
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Helen Mirren
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Dick O'Neill
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Alice Heffernan-Sneed
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Tiger Haynes
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William Newman
Captain Smalls Captain Smalls   See fewer
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Andre Gregory
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Melanie Boland
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Martha Plimpton
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Raymond Clare
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Emory King
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Conrad Roberts
Mr. Haddy Mr. Haddy   See fewer
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Michael Rogers
Francis Lungley Francis Lungley   See fewer
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Tony Vega Sr.
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Aurora Clavel
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Sofia Coc
Alice Alice   See fewer
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Luis Palacio
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6.6 / 10 | 24,115 votes