Outcast of the Islands (1952)

Outcast of the Islands


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Partially filmed on location in Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), Outcast of the Islands is a reasonably faithful adaptation of Joseph Conrad's novel. Trevor Howard plays a degenerate British expatriate who wanders aimlessly around a Malayan island. Most of the film involves the search for Howard by those on whom he's turned his back. None of the characters is particularly likable; even Howard loses audience sympathy for his plight by betraying one of his closest friends (Ralph Richardson), a ship's … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure
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as Capt. Lingard

as Peter Willems

as Mr. Almayer

as Aissa

as Mrs. Almayer

as Babalatchi

as Mrs. Williams

as Alagappan
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It's intelligently handled and has a few sparkling moments that are unforgettable.

Full Review… | January 15, 2015
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Unfortunately I don't remember it very well. But I do recall to have left the theater with the same smile as the one I had reading my first Conrad novel.

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