Black Sails (TV Series 2014–2017) - IMDb
Created by Robert Levine, Jonathan E. Steinberg. With Jessica Parker Kennedy, Toby Stephens, Hannah New, Zach McGowan. Follows Captain Flint and his pirates twenty years prior to Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel "Treasure Island."
Daniel Arrrasjid as Long John Silver in the world premiere adaptation of Treasure Island wearing arrrr Captains's Leather Belt, Colonial Shirt, Buccanner Boots and Captains Baldric.
Long John Silver by Björn Larsson. Image description: illustrated book cover featuring pirate captain Long John Silver in tricorn hat and military-style coat. He carries an old-fashioned pistol in one hand, leaning on a crutch with the other (though his famous wooden leg is not in the picture). He has a blue parrot on one shoulder. His sailing ship rides a swelling ocean behind him.
Muppet Treasure Island, Part 2: A Motley Crew
As Jim Hawkins boards the Hispaniola, we see that more Muppets await us. First up, we have Statler and Waldorf as the figureheads of the ship, where they can sit and comment on the movie at their will. I think this is actually the first time a Muppet movie used them correctly and fit them seamlessly into the story. The need to be omnipresent, yet out of the way. Another point for Muppet Treasure Island. Jim and his pals make their way down to the kitchen where they meet the ship's cook, Long…
Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna). This unmistakable bird can still be seen in small flocks along the Amazon and its tributaries. The flight call is a rasping screech that brings visions of Long John silver to mind.
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Cutlass, check. Wooden leg, check. Parrot, check. With any luck you’ll have remembered it’s International Talk Like A Pirate Day and you'll be dressed in your finest swashbuckling attire. This raucous...
This great film features the wonderful acting of Charlton Heston as Long John Silver and a young Christian Bale as Jim Hawkins, along with a fantastic soundtrack. Although not well-known, this marvelous 1990 movie is very true to Robert Louis Stevenson's adventurous novel of pirates and buried treasure.
Live Action movies: Treasure Island
Disney's version of Treasure Island (directed by Byron Haskin, screenplay by Lawrence Edward Watkin), Robert Lewis Stevenson's definitive pirate tale, is an undisputed classic tale of high-seas adventure. Unfortunately, in the 61 years since its initial release, certain elements have not aged as well as others. Other aspects, fortunately, have timeless appeal. Treasure Island is the story of Jim Hawkins, a young boy who befriends Billy Bones, a dying pirate staying at his mother's Inn. When…
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