Dir. Raúl Ruiz, 1986, United Kingdom, France, United States, 117 min, DCP, color
With Melvil Poupaud, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Jeffrey Kime, Martin Landau, Anna Karina, Vic Tayback, Lou Castel
In English and French with English subtitles
Un Certain Regard, 1991 Cannes Film Festival
Jim Hawkins (Melvil Poupaud at age 13) dreams of going on a treasure hunt. After listening to an old boat captain’s stories, he’s finally decided to embark on the adventure.
Anna Karina, Martin Landau, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Vic Tayback and Melvil Poupaud, make up the cast of Raúl Ruiz‘s reimagination of Robert Lewis Stevenson’s story.