The Mosquito Coast (1986)An eccentric and dogmatic inventor sells his house and takes his family to Central America to build an ice factory in the middle of the jungle. Conflicts with his family, a local preacher and with nature are only small obstacles to his obsession. Based upon a Paul Theroux novel.
Look for George Castanza as the clerk -- mfd
Directed by: Peter Weir
The cast includes: Harrison Ford (Allie Fox), Helen Mirren (Mother), River Phoenix (Charlie), Jadrien Steele (Jerry), Hilary Gordon (April), Rebecca Gordon (Clover), Jason Alexander (Clerk)
MPAA rating: , Running time: 119 minutes
Presented in: Color
Related titles: Naked Jungle, The (1954)