The Gold bug

United States, 1979

Film
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An adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe’s story of a young boy on a supposedly deserted island who finds a gold bug and an old piece of paper containing a secret code. He then encounters a crazed old man and his mute servant who are searching for Captain Kidd’s buried treasure.

Credits

director

Robert Fuest

producer

Doro Bachrach

production company

Highgate Pictures

Language

English

Duration

00:32:00:00

Colour

Colour

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