The Sea Wolf (1920)

Humphrey Van Weyden and Maud Brewster are rescued by a nearby ship when the ferry they're on is rammed and sinks. However, instead of dropping them off ashore, the ship's fearsome captain, ... See full summary »

Director:

George Melford

Writers:

Jack London (novel), Will M. Ritchey (scenario)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Noah Beery ... 'Wolf' Larsen, the Sea Wolf
James Gordon ... 'Death' Larsen
Raymond Hatton ... Thomas Mugridge, the Cook
A. Edward Sutherland ... George Leach, the Cabin Boy (as Eddie Sutherland)
Walter Long ... 'Black' Harris, the Mate
Fred Huntley ... Old Man Johnson
Mabel Julienne Scott ... Maud Brewster
Tom Forman ... Humphrey Van Weyden
Kamuela C. Searle ... A Seaman
Peggy Pearce ... Undetermined Role
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Humphrey Van Weyden and Maud Brewster are rescued by a nearby ship when the ferry they're on is rammed and sinks. However, instead of dropping them off ashore, the ship's fearsome captain, the brutal Wolf Larsen, forces Humphrey to work as a cabin boy--and has other ideas for the pretty young Maud. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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A real red blooded story of the sea and how an idler became a man. (Print Ad- Urbana Daily Democrat,((Urbana, Ohio)) 15 October 1921)

Genres:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 May 1920 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Le loup de mer See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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