Monthly Archives: September 2008

Nim's Island

Summary: Anything can happen on Nim’s Island, a magical place ruled by a young girl’s imagination. It is an existence that mirrors that of her favorite literary character, Alex Rover – the world’s greatest adventurer. But Alexandra, the author of the Rover books, leads a reclusive life in the big city. When Nim’s father goes missing from their island, a twist of fate brings her together with Alexandra. Now they must draw courage from their fictional hero, Alex Rover, and find strength in one another to conquer Nim’s Island.

Year: 2008

Australian Cinema Release Date: 3rd April, 2008

Australian DVD Release Date: 17th September, 2008

Country: USA

Director: Jennifer Flackett, Mark Levin

Screenwriter: Jospeh Kwong, Paula Mazur, Mark Levin, Jennifer Flackett, Wendy Orr (novel)

Cast: Abigail Breslin (Nim Rusoe), Gerard Butler (Jack Rusoe/Alex Rover), Jodie Foster (Alexandra Rover), Morgan Griffin (Alice), Maddison Joyce (Edmund), Alphonso McAuley (Russell)

Runtime: 96 mins

Classification:PG

Dave Griffiths’s ‘Nim’s Island’ Review: To read Dave’s review of ‘Nim’s Island’ please check it out on the Helium Entertainment Channel.

Other Subculture Media Reviews of ‘Meek’s Cutoff′: Nil

Rating: 2.5/5

IMDB Rating:Nim's Island (2008) on IMDb