Muppet Treasure Island
The movie Muppet Treasure Island was based on the book Treasure Island.
Movie details for Muppet Treasure Island
Actors on this movie include Tim Curry, Bill Barretta, Kevin Bishop, Danny Blackner, Marcus Clarke (II), Kevin Clash, Billy Connolly, Peter Geeves, Dave Goelz, John Henson (II), Harry Jones, Jerry Nelson, David Nicholls (II), Frank Oz, Nigel Plaskitt, Mike Quinn, Jennifer Saunders, Frederick Warder and Steve Whitmire.
Book details for Treasure Island
Jim Hawkins has led an ordinary life as an innkeeper's son until the day he inadvertently discovers a treasure map in a trunk belonging to an old sea captain, and thus, suddenly, his ordinary life turns into the extraordinary adventure of a lifetime. Jim and his companions decide to follow the map to the coast of South America to find their fortune, but their plans run awry when they discover that the ship's crew is comprised primarily of pirates -- out to claim the treasure as their own! If he ever wants to return home, Jim must outsmart Long John Silver and his gang, using all the cunning he can muster to come up with a plan to defeat the pirates, and to find the treasure in this swashbuckling tale that has thrilled readers for more than one hundred years.
Carefully abridged for younger readers, this third addition to the Scribner Storybook Classic line, with striking illustrations by N. C. Wyeth, revitalizes Robert Louis Stevenson's acclaimed tale of adventure, danger, and suspense.