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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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| (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 earliest documented telecasts of this film took place in New York City Wednesday 6 October 1948 on WATV (Channel 13) and in Los Angeles Tuesday 29 August 1950 on KTLA (Channel 5). 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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Edited from Jungle Siren (1942) See more »

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Whiskey Johnny
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Sung by John Carradine and Frank Fenton
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This PRC poverty-row programmer has it all!
14 January 2006 | by (Troy, Ohio) – See all my reviews

This Producers Releasing Corporation distribution straight from poverty row has just about everything you could imagine or want to see and hear in a B picture second biller: barroom brawls, sunken treasure, a treasure map, an underwater grotto, double-crosses, fist fights, hold ups, restless natives, menacing drums, a big storm, and a flashlight-wielding marionette in a diving suit. But wait, there's more: classical music, torch songs, island ballads, synchronized swimming, beautiful girls wearing sarongs, Gale Sondergaard and above all, Sidney Toler naked to the waist and dripping wet in a bathing suit. If you have a taste for B movies, this is truly must see entertainment!


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