|SURVIVAL ISLAND (THREE) (director/writer: Stewart Raffill; cinematographer: Tony Imi; editor: Nick Rotundo; music: Richard A. Harvey; cast: Billy Zane (Jack), Kelly Brook (Jennifer), Juan Pablo Di Pace (Manuel), Tod Collins (Bill), Gabrielle Jourdan (Gail), Gary 'Tex' Brockette (Captain Richards), Isabelle Costantini (Maggie Richards); Runtime: 85; MPAA Rating: NR; producer: Robert Velo/Heinz Thym / Jimmy de Brabant/Michael Dounaev; Thema; 2005-USA/UK/Luxembourg)|
you care about is catching the sexy Brook in a
bikini, there's enough of her shown to forget
how bad the film is."
by Dennis Schwartz
direct-to-video exploitation film. Writer-director
Stewart Raffill ("Croc"/"Grizzly Falls")
is the creative force behind this trashy low-budget
pic, that's poorly directed, acted and written.
Di Pace) is an Hispanic
crew-hand on a yacht who argues on the dock with his
fiery girlfriend and returns her slap to the face with
his. In turn the girl departs and casts a voodoo spell
captain (Gary 'Tex' Brockette) charted
the boat to the obnoxious rich businessman Jack (Billy
Zane) and his gorgeous wife Jenny (Kelly Brook). On
the water for a day, the hunky Manny gets canned for a
bad attitude and in anger throws a kitchen towel on
the hot stove accidentally causing the boat to burn
swims ashore on a deserted island, unfortunately the
captain dies before he can make it ashore. Manny also
makes it to safety, and buries the captain and builds
a shelter.. The next day he uses a homemade spear to
fish underwater. He also encourages her to swim in the
buff with him.
days later a delirious Jack washes up ashore, and when
he regains his strength he's jealous of what his wife
and Manny were doing together the last few days. A
love triangle develops, and the suspense supposedly
builds to see who survives.
you care about is catching the sexy Brook in a bikini,
there's enough of her shown to forget how bad the film
REVIEWED ON 3/30/2017 GRADE: C
Dennis Schwartz: "Ozus' World Movie Reviews"
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