Watch Treasure Island
"Sail the high seas. Battle the pirates. Live the adventure."
- 2 hr 11 min
Treasure Island is a novel written by Robert Louis Stevenson that has been adapted for the big screen. The 1989 release of Treasure Island stars Christian Bale, Charlton Heston and Christopher Lee. The film follows young Jim Hawkins as he uncovers a hidden treasure map that leads him to more than he bargained for. Along the way the young swashbuckler runs into several violent opponents, including the legendary Long John Silver. The film is revered for how true to the source material that it decided to be, with much of the dialogue being ripped directly off of the pages of the novel.