In Search of the Castaways
More About In Search of the Castaways
A young girl embarks on a perilous quest to the four corners of the world to rescue her sea captain father -- although her only clue to his whereabouts is a message in a bottle. Great Disney special effects add to the adventure. Based on Jules Verne's book.
Main Cast & Crew
Robert Stevenson - Director
Michael Anderson Jr.
Walt Disney's adaptation of the Jules Verne novel, "Captain Grant's Children". A French scientist finds the proverbial note-in-a-bottle, which divulges the location of a long-missing Captain. The scientist and the captain's children set out on a wild sea journey to South America to search for him, and on their way they encounter every possible obstacle to their quest: floods, fierce storm, wild animals, mutiny, and capture by some unfriendly natives.