Having re-apprehended Pierre D'Albert aka the Bel Air Burglar in Manila, Stuart is accompanying him in handcuffs back to Los Angeles on a commercial flight via Honolulu, D'Albert who will be behind bars for five to seven years for his crimes. On the initial leg of the flight, the pilot is forced to make a crash landing in the ocean during a typhoon, the only seeming survivors, who are able to swim to a nearby island, being Stuart, Pierre, Dave and Amanda Connell, their fourteen year old daughter Barrie Connell, and Dave's business associate Carol Miller. What Amanda and Barrie don't know is that Dave and Carol's subsequent business trip to San Francisco following landing in Los Angeles is only a guise for them to begin an affair. The six discover that although the island is seemingly deserted, it was recently a US Navy outpost, with enough rations to last them for days, although nothing else, like the radio, are working. Stuart is eventually able to determine by the large target ...
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[after finding out that they're on an island that's the target of an h-bomb test
We cannot die like this. We've got to get away. Somehow. We've got to.
Still a long way from daybreak. We've got a signal fire. While waiting for the search planes, we can figure something out.
Look, there. I just spotted it in the sun's glare. Is that another island? It's even smaller than this one. It must be a good ten miles or so away.
Maybe we could float a raft, or swim there with our life jackets.
Not a ...
77 Sunset Strip
Written by Mack David
and Jerry Livingston
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