October 27, 2009 Comments Off on BEHIND THE SCENES – TV and CINEMA FILMS
Survive the Savage Sea (1992)
Jack and Claire Carpenter realize his life-long dream by selling the family farm and uprooting their four kids to buy the yacht Providence. Sons Gary, Brian and Timmy give it an honest try … See full summary »
A friend of Kathy Troutt was hired to swim underwater with a plywood shark fin on the surface. The ‘shark’ was menacing Skippy in a boat. The place was Palm Beach, Sydney (1969). Ace underwater cameraman Ron Taylor designed and built the shark fin.
The place for this feature film starring Willem Dafoe (left) was Thailand.
Collage of movie trailers http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_X9KrXGAsWs
October 21, 2009 Comments Off on AUSTRALIA’S TEEN MERMAID
October 18, 2009 Comments Off on KATHY TROUTT, (‘The Blue Lagoon’ body double )
Kathy did nude stand-in scenes and especially all the diving for main teen actor, Brooke Shields.
Some film crew members later estimated that Kathy is in much of the finished movie!