Mosquito Coast


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Mosquito Coast

A region of eastern Nicaragua and northeast Honduras. A British protectorate from 1655 to 1860, it then became an autonomous state known as the Mosquito Kingdom. In 1894 Nicaragua appropriated the territory, and in 1960 the northern part was awarded to Honduras by the International Court of Justice.

Mosqui′to Coast′


n.
a coastal region in Central America bordering on the Caribbean Sea in E Honduras and Nicaragua.
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I got them on the Mosquito Coast. I was thinking of signaling to you, but you seemed so very happy out there."
"By the way, you spoke about the Mosquito Coast just now.
Amistad; The Animal; Austin Powers, The Spy Who Shagged Me; Guarding Tess; Father of the Bride; Full Metal Jacket; The Jeff Foxworthy Show First Season; The Mission; The Mosquito Coast; Ocean's Eleven; Pay it Forward; The Postal worker Always Rings Twice; Runaway Bride; Rush Hour 2; Spy Game; The Stepford Wives; Thelma & Louise; Without A Trace Complete First Season.
6 THE MOSQUITO COAST (1986) PETER WEIR, the director of Witness, reunited with Harrison to tell the story of an eccentric, inventor who moves his family (Helen Mirren and River Phoeinix play his wife and son) to the jungles of Central America to escape rampant consumerism.
Who wrote the novel The Mosquito Coast, made into a 1986 film of the same name?
The study was conducted on the remote Mosquito Coast of Nicaragua, in two villages of the Pearl Lagoon Basin.
MARTHA PLIMPTON STEF: Starred in comedy TV series Raising Hope, as well as movies such as Mosquito Coast and Parenthood.
The Mosquito coast was once home to the Miskite kingdom, and is now inhabited by many local tribes.
The population in Nicaragua, which is approximately 6 million, has a diverse ethnicity, composed of indigenous native tribes from the Mosquito Coast, Europeans, Africans, Asians, and people of Middle Eastern origin.
SSSCR, for example, is expanding the BullFrog line--a brand that carved its own path as a sun protection/insect repellant--with new Mosquito Coast Insect Repellent With Cooling Aloe, an after sun product that delivers a DEET-free insect repellent blended with a soothing aloe-and-vitamin E formula.
Press, 2003: The Mosquito Coast" (1986); "Good Morning, Vietnam" (1987); "The Mask" (1994); and "Mad Love" (1995); from Movies and Mental Illness, 2nd edition, Cambridge, Mass.: Hogrefe & Huber Publishers, 2005: 'A Woman Under the Influence" (1974); and "Call Me Anna" (1990); and from my own website collection: "Don Juan DeMarco" (1995); "Cosi" (1997); "Respiro" (2003, in Italian); and "King of
In between were such noble efforts as "The Unbearable Lightness of Being," "The Mosquito Coast" (which he exec produced), "At Play in the Fields of the Lord" and the 1978 Ralph Bakshi-animated "Lord of the Rings." Most of his movies were financially successful, though the failure of "At Play" led him to seek outside financing sources for "The English Patient" which was a worldwide box office success.