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Isle of Forgotten Sins (1943)

Passed | | Action, Adventure, Drama | 15 August 1943 (USA)
The owner of a seedy dive and brothel on a South Seas island meets two treasure hunters looking for a sunken ship with a $3-million cargo of gold. She persuades them to let her in on the ... See full summary »

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The owner of a seedy dive and brothel on a South Seas island meets two treasure hunters looking for a sunken ship with a $3-million cargo of gold. She persuades them to let her in on the deal. Complications ensue because of intrigue, double-crosses and an approaching violent monsoon. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Tidal wave of torrid romance and thrills in the South Seas!


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Monsoon  »

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| (2004 National Film Museum Incorporated print ) | (copyright length)

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The 2004 National Film Museum Incorporated print is missing the director credit as well as 8 minutes of running time. See more »

Goofs

Gale Sondergaard loses an earring, which appears and disappears in succeeding shots. See more »

Quotes

Marge Willison: Cut it! I said cut it or I'll throw you both out! If you want to maul each other, do it when there's no boat in port. Understand?
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Featured in It Came from Hollywood (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

Sleepy Island Moon
(1943)
Music and Lyrics by Leo Erdody and June L. Stillman
Sung by Veda Ann Borg
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GAIL and VEDA
9 March 1999 | by (boston, ma) – See all my reviews

John Carradine and Frank Fenton drink a lot and get in fist fights, some over Gale Sondergaard who's a bar owner/madam (?) of a bunch of American bar girls/hookers(?) on a little south sea island. A scene at the beginning when Gale wakes up the girls fascinates me for some reason. Veda Ann Borg is very campy as a two-faced "native" girl. Gale -- that big kitty -- does a great acting job in this silly, fun mishmosh.


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