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Mutiny on the Blackhawk (1939)

Passed  |   |  Adventure  |  2 September 1939 (USA)
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Story deals with slave-running between Hawaii and California in 1840, featuring a wild mutiny aboard a slave ship on the high seas, the bartering of natives for slavery in a tropical ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Slim Collins
Constance Moore ...
Helen Bailey
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Captain of the 'Blackhawk'
Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams ...
Blake - the First Mate
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Wani - Native Slave Leader
Thurston Hall ...
Sam Bailey
Sandra Kane ...
Tania Bailey
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Jock - a Sailor
Richard Lane ...
Mabel Albertson ...
The Widow
Charles Trowbridge ...
Gen. Fremont
Peter Potter ...
Sailor (as Bill Moore)
Byron Foulger ...
Coombs - a Sailor
Francisco Marán ...
Gen. Romero (as Francisco Maran)
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Story deals with slave-running between Hawaii and California in 1840, featuring a wild mutiny aboard a slave ship on the high seas, the bartering of natives for slavery in a tropical paradise, and battle scenes between enraged California settlers and the Mexican Army. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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2 September 1939 (USA)  »

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Carga Rebelde  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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