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post #32 of Old 11-25-2013
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Re: Sailing movies/ films

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If you're speaking of "The Dove", released in 1974, that was the true story of Robin Graham's 1965 circumnavigation. Also, there was the 1973 movie with Desi Arnez Jr called, "The Voyage of the Yes". Both of thee films had that "innocent, naive, adventurous" quality that you cite.
yes that is the one...the dove...in the movie they use a ranger 23 instead of the actual boat robin used...but still after reading the book many times I could often see the exact images robin was reffering to...even hiw he lost his cat and all! jajaja

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