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Hell-Ship Morgan (1936)

Approved | | Drama, Romance | 8 February 1936 (USA)
After getting in a fight in a waterfront café over a girl, Captain Ira "Hell-Ship" Morgan hires Jim Allen and they become good friends. Morgan befriends a desperate girl, Mary Taylor, and, ... See full summary »

Director:

D. Ross Lederman

Writers:

Harold Shumate (screenplay), Harold Shumate (story)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
George Bancroft ... Captain Ira 'Hell-Ship' Morgan
Ann Sothern ... Mary Taylor
Victor Jory ... Jim Allen
George Regas ... Covanci
Howard Hickman ... Cabot (as Harry Bradley)
Ralph Byrd ... Dale
Rollo Lloyd ... Hawkins
Fred 'Snowflake' Toones ... Ship Cook Pittsburgh (as Fred Toones)
Harry C. Bradley ... Minister (as Harry Bradley)

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Storyline

After getting in a fight in a waterfront café over a girl, Captain Ira "Hell-Ship" Morgan hires Jim Allen and they become good friends. Morgan befriends a desperate girl, Mary Taylor, and, out of gratitude, she agrees to marry him. Morgan gives her the magnificent Callao pearl as a wedding present. But Mary and Jim fall in love and are found together one night by a sailor, and Mary is forced to give him the pearl to keep him quiet. Morgan finds out about it. A terrific storm comes up and Morgan taunts Allen into going over the side to make repairs. Allen is injured but Morgan saves his life but breaks his own back. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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DRAMA with the fury of a tropic typhoon...when men MUTINY! See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Approved

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 February 1936 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Carnada de tiburón See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Columbia Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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