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Kay Kerrigan
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Ben Blodgett
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Jean Livingstone
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Thomas Bruhme II
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Police Commissioner Blackton
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Captain George Faulkiner
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Mrs. Johnson
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Ann (as Linda Winters)
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Kay Kerrigan commits a murder and then changes her hair color, assumes a new identity and flees the country by ship. She's unaware that she's being followed by Sam Wye, a skirt chasing detective. The two soon develop a shipboard romance. Will Sam be able to bring Kay back to the States and likely imprisonment? Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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28 December 1938 (USA)  »

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Agapisa mia dolofono  »

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$738,733 (estimated)
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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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The Motion Picture Herald "in the Cutting Room" review includes Alan Baxter and Armand Cortes in the cast, but they were not seen in the viewed print and their roles may have been cut prior to the film's release. See more »

Goofs

When Thomas is shot, he is wearing a striped robe with a bright monogram on the left breast. When we later see his body on the floor, with the police investigating, the monogram is missing. See more »

Quotes

Jean Livingstone: Oh, you don't think you're the only friend I've got on the police force.
Sam Wye: Oh, no... How was the Marine Corps when you left?
Jean Livingstone: Off on a cruise. Hmm, hmmm.
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Prelude Opus 28 No. 7
(1834) (uncredited)
Written by Frédéric Chopin
Played on the piano by both Joan Bennett and Fredric March
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Why isn't Trade Winds available on DVD???
1 December 2007 | by (Western Chicago Suburbs) – See all my reviews

I first saw this movie as a teen eons ago while my parents were busy playing cards at the home of friends, and have loved it ever since. Since my last viewing was over 20 years ago, I would love to have this on DVD to enjoy it again! I love all the characters, and lovely Joan Bennett indeed looked SMASHING as a brunette, which she kept for the rest of her long career. Very appealing was the insouciance of Fredric March's character, the smart humor of bubbly Ann Sothern's part, and the determined dorkiness of Ralph Bellamy's eager beaver character plus an interesting and engaging story.

Let's get this released, people that have the say-so!


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