The Mosquito Coast is a 1986 American drama film directed by Peter Weir and starring Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, Andre Gregory, and River Phoenix.It is based on the novel of the same name by Paul Theroux.Forced to travel upstream once again, Charlie and Jerry grow resentful of their father.Coming ashore when the family stumbles across Spellgood's compound, Allie sees barbed wire, and mutters that the settlement is a Christian concentration camp.It was shot in the cities of Cartersville and Rome in Georgia, in addition to Baltimore, Maryland, and Belize.Allie Fox, is a brilliant but stubborn inventor who has grown fed up with the American Dream and consumerism.
The next morning, Allie throws a party for the immigrant workers before telling his family that they're leaving the United States.
The rebels, waking in panic, try to shoot their way out.
To Allie's horror, the rebels' gunfire sets off an explosion within the machine.
Allie and his family agree to accommodate them while Allie constructs a plan to be rid of them.
Set on freezing them to death, Allie bunks the rebels up in the giant ice machine, tells Charlie to lock its only other exit, and activates it.
Reverend Spellgood arrives to convert Jeronimo's citizens.