Heston – The greatest Long John Silver?

Charlton Heston is being remembered today for his roles in the Ten Commandments, Ben Hur and Planet of the Apes.

But he also has a Kidlit credit that’s worth noting: Treasure Island, which that NEA celebrity book site said was his favorite Kidlit book.

 

Now, it’s been awhile since I saw this movie, which was made in 1990, but I remember really liking the movie and Heston’s version of Long John Silver. One of those perfect actor for the job sort of roles.

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One Response

  1. Hate to argue with you but Robert Newton (from the 1950 film) could make Heston walk the plank any day.

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