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Sal of Singapore (1928)

Sailors find a baby in a rowboat and head to shore to find a woman who knows how to care for it.

Director:

Howard Higgin

Writers:

Elliott J. Clawson (adaptation) (as Elliott Clawson), Dale Collins (story "The Sentimentalists") | 3 more credits »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Phyllis Haver ... Sal
Alan Hale ... Captain Erickson
Fred Kohler ... Captain Sunday
Noble Johnson ... Erickson's 1st Mate
Dan Wolheim Dan Wolheim ... Erickson's 2nd Mate
Jules Cowles ... Cook
Pat Harmon ... Sunday's 1st Mate
Harold William Hill Harold William Hill ... Baby
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Storyline

Sailors find a baby in a rowboat and head to shore to find a woman who knows how to care for it.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 September 1929 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Das Findelkind von Singapore See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Pathé Exchange See more »
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Photophone System) (talking sequences)| Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Connections

Version of His Woman (1931) See more »

Soundtracks

Singapore Sal
(uncredited)
Written by Al Koppell, Billy Stone and Charles Weinberg
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One print survives of this part-talkie
2 December 2018 | by bbmtwistSee all my reviews

Only one print survives of this film, nominated for an Oscar for Screenplay in the second year of the Academy's existence. It is housed at UCLA and being preserved with no plans for striking a view print.


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