Entertainment Weekly - 05/05/1995
"Quinn brings tremendous feeling to the role..."
Description by OLDIES.com:
The heroic saga of Santiago, in his prime the greatest fisherman of them all, now 84 days without a catch. The villagers claim he?s too old and has "lost his luck." His daughter thinks he should give up the sea and live with her in Havana.
Determined to prove them wrong by bringing back a magnificent catch, Santiago goes out to sea. Farther out than ever before. Out to the battle of his life.
The Old Man and the Sea, Hemingway?s "signature" novel, won a Pulitzer Prize and was specifically cited when he won the Nobel Prize in Literature.
An epic story of courage and survival in the high seas. Oscar winner Anthony Quinn stars as Santiago the Cuban fisherman locked in a struggle with nature. Based on the classic novel by Ernest Hemingway.
High Seas |
Made-For-Network TV |
Personal Triumph |