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Raiders of the Seven Seas (1953)

Approved | | Adventure | 27 May 1953 (USA)
Barbarossa, a pirate, frees a group of Spanish prisoners and makes them his crew. On a raid, he takes as a prize a Spanish countess, Alida. He has fallen in love with her by the time he ... See full summary »

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Alida
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Captain Jose Salcedo
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Peg Leg (as Lon Chaney)
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Renzo
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Captain Goiti
Skip Torgerson ...
Datu
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Captain Romero
William Tannen ...
Ramon
Christopher Dark ...
Pablo
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Señora Salcedo
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Mayor Pompaño
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Don Delgado
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Barbarossa, a pirate, frees a group of Spanish prisoners and makes them his crew. On a raid, he takes as a prize a Spanish countess, Alida. He has fallen in love with her by the time he arranges for her ransom by the officer who was to marry her. Exposing her intended as a coward and a liar, he goes to ask for her hand but she has escaped, and Barbarossa thinks she is the one who killed his aide, Peg-Leg. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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A CORSAIR CAPTAIN...A CREW OF ESCAPED CONVICTS...Plundering for Loot and Revenge! See more »

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When Barbarossa first interviews First Mate Renzo, Barbarossa is seen leaning against the deck rail. The camera angle changes and he is suddenly hunched forward, leaning on his knees. The camera angle then changes again to show him leaning against the deck rail. See more »

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not that bad
18 September 2012 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Just saw 7 seas movie. I did not hate it at all. the scenery is adequate and the color was alright. Some scenes were a little hard to swallow but the actors made the film believable. Was fun to see sexy John Payne is something else different from Twentieth Century Fox musicals. Mr.Payne can really show emotions when especially he is mad...watch his forehead and his eyes.Donna reed i simply adore...she has a face that you cant forget. Reminds me a lot of my all time favorite MISS PAULETTE GODDARD. The supporting cast is all recommended and the plot is simple but effective. Really worth a watch. You no what.....todays movies may be advanced and up to date.....id rather see JOHN Payne as a pirate anytime compared to Johnny Depp who has everything handed to him on a silver platter. Yester years actors really worked and sweated to give the best performance ever...and they didn't have much help like the actors of today have.


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