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.
Australian Cinema Release Date: 3rd April, 2008
Australian DVD Release Date: 17th September, 2008
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
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