Hero's Island is a 1962 American action film written and directed by Leslie Stevens. It stars James Mason, Neville Brand, Kate Manx, Rip Torn, Warren Oates and Brendan Dillon. It was released on September 16, 1962, by United Artists.
The film, set in the early 18th century, is about a poor family homesteading on a remote "Carolina" island, leading to encounters with seagoing vagabonds, good and bad. It was filmed on location on California's Santa Catalina Island, which is much hillier and more arid than any actual part of the coastal Carolinas.
Contents 1 Plot 2 Cast 3 References 4 External links
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James Mason as Jacob Weber Neville Brand as Kingstree Kate Manx as Devon Mainwaring Rip Torn as Nicholas Gates Warren Oates as Wayte Giddens Brendan Dillon as Thomas Mainwaring Harry Dean Stanton as Dixey Gates Robert Sampson as Enoch Gates Morgan Mason as Cullen Darby Hinton as Jafar John Hudkins as Bullock Bobby Johnson as Pound William Hart as Meggett
1.Jump up ^ "Hero's Island (1962) - Overview - TCM.com". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved 30 October 2014. 2.Jump up ^ "Hero's Island". TV Guide. Retrieved 30 October 2014.
Hero's Island at the Internet Movie Database