Context of Cutthroat Island, Mario Kassar presents a Carolco/Forge production ; in association with Laurence Mark Productions and Beckner/Gorman Productions ; a Renny Harlin film ; produced by Joel B. Michaels ; produced by Laurence Mark, James Gorman ; story by Michael Frost Beckner & James Gorman and Bruce A. Evans & Raynold Gideon ; screenplay by Robert King and Marc Norman ; produced and directed by Renny Harlin, (videorecording)