Luke, a young sailor and fisherman, who thinks he is jinx-ridden, has to be persuaded, and taunted,before he will join a sealing-expedition in the Artic; first by his sweetheart, so he can find that he is not a jinx, and also by Jed, who has a devious reason. Written by
Les Adams <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The picture that cost the lives of Varick Frissell and 25 others in the Sealer Viking Disaster.
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Did You Know?
Director Varick Frissell
, cinematographer Alexander G. Penrod
, and almost all the film crew were killed on 15 March 1931, when the sealing ship S.S. Viking, from which they were shooting additional footage, exploded in ice off the Horse Islands on the northern Newfoundland coast. In all, 27 people lost their lives; this is the largest number of fatalities ever incurred in the production of a film. See more