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Mare Nostrum (1926)

Passed  -  War  -  15 February 1926 (USA)
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The story of a female German spy who willingly sacrifices her life for her country.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Apollon Uni ...
The Triton (prologue) (as Uni Apollon)
Álex Nova ...
Don Esteban Ferragut (prologue) (as Alex Nova)
Kada-Abd-el-Kader ...
Don Esteban's Son - Ulysses (prologue)
Hughie Mack ...
Caragol (prologue)
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Freya Talberg
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Ulysses Ferragut
Mademoiselle Kithnou ...
Ferragut's Wife - Dona Cinta (as Mle. Kithnou)
Mickey Brantford ...
Ferragut's Son - Esteban (as Michael Brantford)
Rosita Ramírez ...
Ferragut's Niece - Pepita
Frédéric Mariotti ...
Toni - the Mate (as Fredrick Mariotti)
Pâquerette ...
Doctor Fedelmann (as Mme. Paquerette)
Fernand Mailly ...
Count Kaledine
Andrews Engelmann ...
Submarine Commander (as André von Engelman)
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German spies, using Freya Talberg as bait, convince neutral Spaniard Ulysses Ferragut to navigate a ship to refuel German U-boats, telling him they would never fire on passenger ships. But one torpedoes the ship his son, Esteban, was on, killing him and many others. He sets out to punish the ones responsible. Written by Arthur Hausner <genart@volcano.net>

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15 February 1926 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Our Sea  »

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Following political pressure from the UK, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer withdrew this film from British territories following it's initial theatrical run. See more »

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Remade as Mare nostrum (1948) See more »

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A brief review
15 June 1999 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

This is a first-rate WWI spy film, shot on location in Pompeii

and elsewhere; the story is gripping and the details of

character are finely thought out. It was shown to great acclaim

at AMMI and Pordenone. I provided a piano score in each

venue


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