Cutthroat Island Easter Egg - Know Thy Director
In the coach chase scene in the 17th century Jamaican port you can see a Finnish flag on one of the buildings in the background.
The flag with "the blue of our lakes and the white snow of our winters", as a poet described
these symbolic colours in 1870, was made official in a law enacted on 29th May, 1918, less
than six months after Finland had achieved independence. A new law entered into force in
This, of course, has nothing to do with the fact that that Renny Harlin, the director of the movie and husband of Geena Davis (unless the May '99 rumors led to a divorce) is a Finn.
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||Roke on 09-20-1999
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