The English adventurer Tom Lingard gets involved with islanders on a South Seas island, and he also gets involved with Lady Edith and Mr. Travers, a sailing English couple. Tom has an ... See full summary »

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Lili Damita ...
Lady Edith Travers
Alfred Hickman ...
Mr. Travers
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Carter
John Davidson ...
Hassim
Philip Strange ...
D'Alacer
Bernard Siegel ...
Jorgensen
Sôjin Kamiyama ...
Daman (as Kamiyama Sojin)
Harry Cording ...
Belarab
Winter Blossom ...
Immada (as Laska Winter)
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Jaffir
Louis Morrison ...
Shaw
George Regas ...
Wasub
Chris-Pin Martin ...
Tenga
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The English adventurer Tom Lingard gets involved with islanders on a South Seas island, and he also gets involved with Lady Edith and Mr. Travers, a sailing English couple. Tom has an unexpected love affair with Edith and while they are having this affair, Lady Edith husband's boat is destroyed and he is killed. Written by Robert

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12 January 1929 (USA)  »

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Culpas de Amor  »

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$800,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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