Life is strange and worrying for a cadet who arrives in the Pacific in the colonial service. And the testy resident commissioner, who had been expecting an experienced man, soon shows his disapproval.

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Complete credited cast:
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Arthur Grimble
Susan Stephen ...
Olivia Grimble
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Resident Commissioner
Felix Felton ...
Uncle
Peter Bathurst ...
Uncle
Clifford Buckton ...
Uncle
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District Officer
Inia Te Wiata ...
Tauveta
Henrietta Godinet ...
Lama
Hans Kruse ...
Kitiona
Moira Walker ...
Voice-of-the-Tide (as Moira MacDonald)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ezra Williams ...
Tiki-Tiku
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Life is strange and worrying for a cadet who arrives in the Pacific in the colonial service. And the testy resident commissioner, who had been expecting an experienced man, soon shows his disapproval.

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Destino ao Pacífico  »

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Movie filmed in Western Samoa but based in the Gilbert Islands. See more »

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Rule Britannia
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Music by Thomas Augustine Arne and lyrics by James Thomson
Sung by the island children
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