Released Date
November 26, 1986
Distributor
Warner Bros.
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$14,302,779 + $0 = $14,302,779
79

Harrison Ford

 

1970-1993

River Phoenix

 

76

Helen Mirren

 

50

Martha Plimpton

 

About The Mosquito Coast

An inventor spurns his city life and moves his family into the jungles of Central America to make a utopia.

About

Based on a novel of the same name by Paul Theroux, the film centers on an inventor who corrals his family to leave the city life and live in Central America jungles to make a utopia.

Trivia

Star Harrison Ford and director Peter Weir reconnected for the film after previously working together on 1985's Witness. Ford earned a Golden Globe nomination for his performance.