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425 Ratings

The Mosquito Coast

Directed by Peter Weir
United States, 1986
Drama, Thriller, Action


Allie Fox, an inventor, embittered by the blighted landscape of the contemporary United States, moves his wife and kids to the rain forests of Central America, where he plans to create a new civilization starting with his own nuclear family

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The Mosquito Coast Directed by Peter Weir

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

1987 | 2 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

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