Treasure Island

1950, NR, 96 min. Directed by Byron Haskin. Starring Bobby Driscoll, Robert Newton.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Thu., Dec. 27, 2001

This live-action Disney rendition of the classic Robert Louis Stevenson tale is a great adventure story and a wonderfully cast film.

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KEYWORDS FOR THIS FILM

Treasure Island, Byron Haskin, Bobby Driscoll, Robert Newton

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