shipwreck survivor

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a shipwrecked person


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Reno took a personal interest in the political tussle over Elian Gonzalez, the young shipwreck survivor whose mother drowned fleeing Cuba.
Alexandra Roach, from Ammanford, who played the young Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady, will star as Helene, a shipwreck survivor washed ashore near a small English village in new show Hunderby.
95) tells of young seer Sibeal, whose Sight leads her to Felix, a shipwreck survivor with amnesia.
AoAuJoanel Pierre, an 18-year-old Haitian shipwreck survivor, recounting the crash of a Haitian sailboat bound for Turks and Caicos, leaving 70 of the 200 passengers missing and 15 dead.
And it was that natural sexual ease that made filming 12 hours of love making on a beach in the Bahamas so easy, says Juan, who swapped his role as an Italian stallion for the part of a shipwreck survivor in the psychological thriller.
Clinging to the Worthington Cup like a shipwreck survivor to a piece of driftwood,he continued to insist that beating Manchester United at Cardiff represented a magnificent milestone in a campaign that,apparently, had more good in it than bad.
The Miami house that for five months was Ground Zero of the custody battle over 6-year-old Elian Gonzalez is to become a permanent shrine to the Cuban shipwreck survivor.
The Miami Herald, which has been both praised and criticized for its blanket coverage of the Elian Gonzalez situation, is taking on a new task: Helping Miami get over the divisions aroused by the case of the 6-year-old Cuban shipwreck survivor.
Cuban exile group Movimiento Democracia has threatened to shut down Miami International Airport and the Port of Miami on 30 March if the young shipwreck survivor Elian Gonzalez is returned to Cuba.
Swept From the Sea Based on Joseph Conrad's story ``Amy Foster,'' the film charts the stormy affair between servant girl Rachel Weisz and shipwreck survivor Vincent Perez in 19th-century Cornwall, England.
Gay or straight, Bill was her son, and Lily Dale is a mother in mourning; when Knight sits alone onstage, softly singing "Billy Boy"--a folk song she sang to her young son--waves of grief wash over her and the audience, breaking our hearts and rocking Lily Dale back and forth like a shipwreck survivor in a lifeboat on a rough ocean.
Suraj Sharma plays Pi, a shipwreck survivor who finds himself adrift on a lifeboat with a Bengal tiger for company.
Also destined for the Queen's Hall's 350-seat theatre are M for Medea, Half Moon's retelling of the Greek tragedy about jealousy and betrayal; Dracula, by Blackeyed Theatre, who blend Bram Stoker's Victorian Gothic horror with contemporary touches; Kidnapped, from Greenwich-based Sell a Door Theatre, a family adventure about a shipwreck survivor in the Scottish Highlands; and Reform Theatre's award-winning My Romantic History about a couple who click at an office party but can't escape the ghosts of past relationships.
Up the proverbial creek without a paddle - well, actually they do have one which they fail to use - after the Frenchies unfairly sink their ship in an opening silhouette salvo, petulant toff officer Gideon Oliver (Shaun Mason), sweet-natured conscript Swab Hand Bottle (Graham Geoffrey Hicks) and psychotic serial shipwreck survivor Able Seaman Jim Black (Paul Duckworth) are thrown together in a fight for survival in a tiny boat.
MON, SKY ATLANTIC, 10PM NEW Hunderby Black comedy seen by some as a homage to Daphne Du Maurier's Rebecca, it follows the fortunes of a shipwreck survivor.