20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997)

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea





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The second of two network-TV adaptations of Jules Verne's speculative 1868 novel 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, this two-part ABC version originally aired on May 11 and 12, 1997, some two months after CBS's shorter -- and infinitely more faithful -- version. The year is 1886, and an unknown "creature" is terrorizing the high seas, causing merchant vessels to vanish without a trace. Enlisted by the U.S. government to find out what's really going on, oceanographer Pierre Arronax (Patrick Dempsey) … More

Rating: PG
Genre: Action & Adventure, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Directed By: ,
Written By: Brian Nelson
In Theaters:
On DVD: Apr 25, 2006
Village Roadshow Pictures Television



as Capt. Nemo

as Pierre Arronax

as Ned Land

as Mara

as Thierry Arronax

as Lydia Rawlings

as Adm. McCutcheon

as Shimoda

as Dennison

as Niurongu

as Ivanda
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Hardy seems to be going out of his way to prove that straying from the story will ruin you.

Full Review… | May 6, 2006

Audience Reviews for 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Just rented this movie. Close to the novel in detail. A lot of exciting action as well. Wonderful acting by Patrick Dempsey and the other actors. Michael Caine as Nemo was amazing as he always is.

Christy H

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