N.p. Percy Main Productions, 1995. Revised Final Draft script for the 1996 film. Three copied annotations on two pages, consisting of one dialogue change and two revision date changes.
Based on the 1962 book "The Last Voyage of the Albatross" by Charles Gieg Jr. and Felix Sutton about the sinking of the brigantine Albatross on May 2, 1961.
All American boy Chuck Gieg (Scott Wolf) narrates this coming-of-age story, set in 1960, about a group of teenage boys setting out for a year-long voyage aboard the brigantine school ship Albatross, commanded by Dr. Christopher B. Shelton (Jeff Bridges), only to face the ultimate challenge of surviving a deadly white squall storm.
Shot on location in South Carolina, Georgia, Bermuda, Grenada, London, Malta, South Africa, St Lucia, and St Vincent and the Grenadines.
White untitled Lasher McManus & Robinson production company wrappers. Title page present, dated March 18, 1995, noted as Revised Final Draft, with credits for screenwriter Todd Robinson. 123 leaves, with last page of text numbered 107. Xerographic duplication, rectos only, with white revision pages (labeled "Blue") throughout, dated variously between 3/27/95 and 5/15/95. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound with two gold brads.
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