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February 4 1987 Charles & Diana attend the premiere of “Mosquito Coast” in aid of The Prince's Trust, at the Odeon Theatre, Leicester Square, SW1 London

February 4 1987 Charles & Diana attend the premiere of “Mosquito Coast” in aid of The Prince's Trust, at the Odeon Theatre, Leicester Square, SW1 London

"I did my best work in The Mosquito Coast. I know it wasn't such a big hit, but for me it was more meaningful than anything else I've ever done." ~River Phoenix

"I did my best work in The Mosquito Coast. I know it wasn't such a big hit, but for me it was more meaningful than anything else I've ever done." ~River Phoenix

A Justice and State Department review reveals that top Drug Enforcement Administration officials lied repeatedly to Justice and to Congress about deadly shootings in Honduras in May 2012—including an incident off the Mosquito Coast in which a boat was fired on, killing four passengers, among them a 14-year-old boy. DEA officials long maintained, and media reported, that those killed were drug dealers who had fired first.

A Justice and State Department review reveals that top Drug Enforcement Administration officials lied repeatedly to Justice and to Congress about deadly shootings in Honduras in May 2012—including an incident off the Mosquito Coast in which a boat was fired on, killing four passengers, among them a 14-year-old boy. DEA officials long maintained, and media reported, that those killed were drug dealers who had fired first.

"[I had been] proud to watch him grow into a man of such talent, integrity, and compassion." ~Harrison Ford about River Phoenix

"[I had been] proud to watch him grow into a man of such talent, integrity, and compassion." ~Harrison Ford about River Phoenix

February 4 1987 Charles & Diana attend the premiere of “Mosquito Coast” in aid of The Prince's Trust, at the Odeon Theatre, Leicester Square,  SW1 London

February 4 1987 Charles & Diana attend the premiere of “Mosquito Coast” in aid of The Prince's Trust, at the Odeon Theatre, Leicester Square, SW1 London

February 4 1987 Charles & Diana attend the premiere of “Mosquito Coast” in aid of The Prince's Trust, at the Odeon Theatre, Leicester Square,  SW1 London

February 4 1987 Charles & Diana attend the premiere of “Mosquito Coast” in aid of The Prince's Trust, at the Odeon Theatre, Leicester Square, SW1 London

harrisonford42:Harrison Ford on the set of Mosquito Coast.

harrisonford42:Harrison Ford on the set of Mosquito Coast.

February 4 1987 Charles & Diana attend the premiere of “Mosquito Coast” in aid of The Prince's Trust, at the Odeon Theatre, Leicester Square,  SW1 London

February 4 1987 Charles & Diana attend the premiere of “Mosquito Coast” in aid of The Prince's Trust, at the Odeon Theatre, Leicester Square, SW1 London

Directed by Peter Weir.  With Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, River Phoenix, Conrad Roberts. An eccentric and dogmatic inventor sells his house and takes his family to Central America to build a utopia in the middle of the jungle. Conflicts with his family, a local preacher and with nature are only small obstacles to his obsession. Based upon a Paul Theroux novel.

The Mosquito Coast (1986)

Directed by Peter Weir. With Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, River Phoenix, Conrad Roberts. An eccentric and dogmatic inventor sells his house and takes his family to Central America to build a utopia in the middle of the jungle. Conflicts with his family, a local preacher and with nature are only small obstacles to his obsession. Based upon a Paul Theroux novel.