In a village of Huguenot refugees, Jonathon Standing is exiled by his father to a nearby penal colony for his improper relationship with a married woman. This penal colony is then invaded by pirates who force Jonathan to lead them back to his village, convinced that it contains a great treasure. Written by
dinky-4 of Minneapolis
Ransacking a lost tropic island... for a fabulous idol of gold!
Did You Know?
When approached by Michael Carreras
to write a script for a pirate movie, Jimmy Sangster
was cautioned by the producer that they couldn't afford a ship. The ship seen from long shot in the beginning was a stock shot. See more
When the blindfolded pirates fight and a pirate hides inside a wooden frame, he is shown is subsequent scenes with his sword either straight out in front or to the side against the frame. See more
Brocaire, a pirate
[Realizes the sword thrust through him is fatal
[He falls over dead
Referenced in Matinee