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Savage Islands


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Starring Tommy Lee Jones Michael O'Keefe and Jenny Seagrove. The swashbuckling adventures of 'Bully' Hayes have got him into many tight comers. This time, however, he stares death in the face - and it is all because of missionary Nate Williamson and the spirited Sophie. Their colourful skirmishes across the South Pacific are the stuff of legend - but will they live to tell the tale?
(First showing on network television)
* FILMS: pages 18-21


Unknown: Tommy Lee Jones
Unknown: Michael O'Keefe
Unknown: Jenny Seagrove.
Unknown: Nate Williamson
Unknown: John Hughes
Unknown: David Odell
Directed By: Ferdinand Fairfax
Captain 'Bully' Hayes: Tommy Lee Jones
Nathaniel Williamson: Michael O'Keefe
Sophie: Jenny Seagrove
Ben Pease: Max Phipps
Count von Rittenberg: Grant Tilly
Louis Beck: Peter Rowley
Rev Williamson: Bill Johnson

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