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An aircraft carrying 24 young American military school cadets returning home crash lands into the Pacific Ocean near a remote, uninhabited, jungle island. The movie is based on the famous novel by William Golding and features mostly non-actors playing the boys who have to survive on the island.

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Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 1

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This is the second film adaptation of William Golding's Lord of the Flies, published in 1953. The opening scenes show the arrival of 24 military school boys on a deserted island in the Pacific, after their airplane has crashed into the ocean.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 2

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Captain Benson, the pilot of the ill-fated flight, is in dire shape, and the boys decide who their leader should be. They also start arguing about getting rescued.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 3

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The boys chant a version of the US Army cadence as they march, and Piggy's eyeglass lenses give Ralph a bright idea on how to start a fire. But once the fire starts...

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 4

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In search of protein on the island, the boys set their sights on a wild boar. Captain Benson is in a very sorry state and unable to offer any leadership or comfort, no matter how much the boys might daydream.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 5

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There's friction between Ralph and Jack, with Ralph wanting to keep the spirits up among the boys and Jack taking a more pessimistic view on their situation and rescue. Ralph calls for greater discipline and highlights the need to fish and hunt for food.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 6

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The boys make preparations for hunting wild boar while a delirious Captain Benson runs away from Simon, his minder.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 7

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Captain Benson can't be found and some boys think he may have swum out to sea in his delirium. They get closer to slaying a boar, and a helicopter on the horizon gives the boys a glimmer of hope.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 8

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Ralph and Jack part ways over the fire that was supposed to burn at all times to alert passing aircraft of their presence. The boys divide into two camps.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 9

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After a big storm, Ralph and his group find a very welcome banana plant. They search for wood to build a fire in the hopes of being spotted and rescued, while Jack's group is out hunting for boar and iguana.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 10

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Jack and his group hear strange monster-like sounds coming from a cave. Ralph is skeptical about there being any monster, but some of his followers defect and go over to Jack's camp.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 11

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Simon wants to explore the mysterious cave, while Jack comes up with a grim present for the cave inhabitant.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 12

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Jack and his hunters invite Ralph and his group to a feast, but it's far from a happy occasion.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 13

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After a horrific confrontation resulting in the death of one of boys, Ralph is full of remorse and appalled at what has happened to them all.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 14

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Jack's leadership becomes increasingly severe. Ralph and Piggy discuss whether there is any possibility of escape.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 15

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Ralph and Piggy go to Jack in the hopes of getting Piggy's glasses back and settling things like adults.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 16

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Jack has the hunters build fires to smoke Ralph out of the jungle.

Lord of the Flies - by William Golding - Part 17

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The fire that was set to smoke Jack out of the jungle has an unintended consequence—and a happy one at that.

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