The Treasure Seekers (1979 film)

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The Treasure Seekers
Directed by Henry Levin
Written by Rod Taylor
Walter Brough
Starring Rod Taylor
Stuart Whitman
Production
company
Halart Productions
Distributed by Cannon Films
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
United Artists
Release date
1979
Country USA
Jamaica
Language English

The Treasure Seekers is a 1979 British-American action film directed by Henry Levin and starring Rod Taylor, Stuart Whitman and Elke Sommer. It was shot on location in Jamaica.[1]

Plot[edit]

Two former football players re-unite to search for the lost treasures of the seventeenth century pirate Henry Morgan...

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

Rod Taylor wrote the script.[2] Filming took place in 1976 but the film only achieved a limited release a number of years later. There were a number of problems during the shoot and post production.[3]

Release[edit]

The film was also released under the title Jamaican Gold.

The Treasure Seekers currently holds an average two and a half star rating (4.9/10) onIMDb.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/375809
  2. ^ The Treasure Seekers at the Complete Rod Taylor site accessed 12 March 2013
  3. ^ Stephen Vagg, Rod Taylor: An Aussie in Hollywood (Bear Manor Media, 2010) p188-189

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