"WATERWORLD" - - Waipio Valley - - BIG ISLAND of Hawai`i
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Jake39
N 20° 07.151 W 155° 35.142
5Q E 229655 N 2226769
Quick Description: At this location parts of the Movie -- "WATERWORLD" with 'Kevin Costner' was filmed.
Location: Hawaii, United States
Date Posted: 2/1/2006 11:07:39 AM
Waymark Code: WM6Y8
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid
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Long Description:

Land was discovered by the 'Survivors' and the waterfalls supplied the fresh water needed.
The location is on the "Big Island" of "Hawai`i, and these particular scenes were filmed in the "Waipio Valley"

Mariners boat ready to return to the 'Oceans of the World'

The polar ice caps have melted, and the earth is covered by water. The remaining people travel the seas, in search of survival. Several different societies exist. The Mariner falls from his customary and solitary existence into having to care for a woman and a young girl while being pursued by the evil forces of the Deacon.


Editorial Reviews
Amazon.com Let's be honest: this 1995 epic isn't nearly as bad as its negative publicity led us to expect. At the time it was the most expensive Hollywood production in history (it had a Titanic-sized $200 million budget), and the film arrived in theaters with so much controversy and negative gossip that it was an easy target for ridicule. The movie itself, a flawed but enjoyable post-apocalypse thriller, deserves better. Waterworld stars Kevin Costner as the Mariner, a lone maverick with gills and webbed feet who navigates the endless seas of Earth after the complete melting of the polar ice caps. The Mariner has been caged like a criminal when he's freed by Helen (Jeanne Tripplehorn) and enlisted to help her and a young girl (Tina Majorino) escape from the Smokers, a group of renegade terrorists led by Dennis Hopper in yet another memorably villainous role. It is too bad the predictable script isn't more intelligent, but as a companion piece to The Road Warrior, this seafaring stunt-fest is adequately impressive.
--Jeff Shannon

Cast overview, first billed only:
  • Kevin Costner ........... Mariner
  • Jeanne Tripplehorn .... Helen
  • Chaim Girafi .............. Drifter (as Chaim Jeraffi
  • Rick Aviles ............... Gatesman
  • R.D. Call .................. Enforcer
  • Zitto Kazann ............. Elder/Survivor
  • Leonardo Cimino ......... Elder
  • Zakes Mokae ............. Priam
  • Luke Ka'ili Jr. .............. Boy
  • Anthony DeMasters ..... Boy
  • Willy Petrovic ............. Boy
  • Jack Kehler ................ Banker
  • Lanny Flaherty ........... Trader
  • Robert A. Silverman .... Hydroholic
  • Gerard Murphy ........... Nord

  • Movie or TV Show: Waterworld

    Year Released or First Aired: 1,995.00

    IMDB Link: [Web Link]

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