The Islands (2019)

Genres - Adventure, Historical Film  |   Sub-Genres - Adventure Drama, Historical Epic  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - PG13
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Synopsis by Maggie Sadler

In Hawaii, Chiefess Kapiolani (Teuira Shanti Napa) strives to incorporate the Christian faith into her peoples' beliefs. To demonstrate to her subjects the strength of her conviction, Kapiolani ventures deep into an active volcano, hoping to reveal the powerful influence of the religion. Her actions ultimately spur a new era of religious fervor in Hawaii. Based on a true story. Written and directed by Timothy A. Chey, co-starring Mira Sorvino and Ricky Sua'ava.

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faith, Hawaii, queen [royalty], sacrifice, tribe, volcano