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Captain Kidd and the Slave Girl (1954)

 -  Adventure | Action  -  20 May 1954 (USA)
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Anthony Dexter---bare-chested most of the film with the smoldering nostrils from "Valentino"---as "Captain Kidd" is saved from hanging by an Earl who wants to get his hand on Kidd's ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Anthony Dexter ...
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Judith Duvall, the Slave Girl
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Jay Simpson
James Seay ...
The Earl of Bellomont
Richard Karlan ...
Capt. Avery
Noel Cravat ...
L'ollinaise
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Capt. Pace
Sonia Sorel ...
Anne Bonney (as Sonia Sorrell)
Michael Ross ...
Blackbeard (as Mike Ross)
Jack Reitzen ...
Bartholomew
Robert Long ...
William Cottrell ...
Roberts (as Bill Cottrell)
William Tannen ...
Steve Castle (as Bill Tannen)
John Crawford ...
Bonnett
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Don C. Harvey ...
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Anthony Dexter---bare-chested most of the film with the smoldering nostrils from "Valentino"---as "Captain Kidd" is saved from hanging by an Earl who wants to get his hand on Kidd's treasure. The Earl thinks the best method is to put a woman confederate (Jeanine Duvall) aboard Kidd's ship as a slave girl to wrest or wrestle the information from him. They fight a lot as a prelude to falling in love, and then work together against the evil Earl's none-too-well laid plan. Alan Hale, Jr. (Simpson) is along as Kidd's trusted friend, while Sonia Sorrell (as Ann Bonney) displays a lot of what the best-undressed female pirate wasn't wearing on pirate ships of the time. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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The Earl of Bellomont: [to William Kidd] I warn you, Captain. A few twists of this cord about your head and your eyes will bulge till they burst from their sockets. So speak. Where is that treasure?
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Enjoyable and undemanding pirate yarn.
10 November 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Okay, let's not pretend, this is not a classic by any means, but actually turns out to be an enjoyable and undemanding little movie, with a lively and engaging lead performance by the much-underrated Anthony Dexter, as Captain William Kidd. In the co-starring roles, Alan Hale Jnr and Eva Gabor provide sterling support, and there's a pretty wild cameo from Sonia Sorrell as a female pirate, of all things!! The storyline is basic and straightforward, but rattles along at a fairly brisk pace. In fact, as the previous reviewer has pointed out, the film is only really let down by the stagy backdrops. If there had been more outdoor shots, the film would have benefited greatly via the authenticity of the so-called the exterior scenes. As long as any potential viewer doesn't expect too much, this is a more than satisfactory, neat little movie.


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