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Vengeance of the Deep (1938)

Lovers and Luggers (original title)
Daubeney Carshott, a concert pianist, leaves London to dive for pearls on Thursday Island in the South Seas at the whim of Stella Raff, his fiancée. Once there, he discovers that the life ... See full summary »

Director:

Ken G. Hall

Writers:

Edmund Barclay (story), Frank Harvey (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Lloyd Hughes ... Daubeney Carshott
Ann Richards ... Lorna Quidley (as Shirley Ann Richards)
James Raglan James Raglan ... Bill Craig - alias Craig Henderson
Elaine Hamill Elaine Hamill ... Stella Raff
Sidney Wheeler Sidney Wheeler ... Capt. 'Quid' Quidley
Alec Kellaway Alec Kellaway ... McTavish - an Old Sot
Ron Whelan Ron Whelan ... Mendoza
Campbell Copelin Campbell Copelin ... Archie
Leslie Victor Leslie Victor ... Dormer - an Old Sot
Charlie Chan Charlie Chan ... Kishimuni - Pearl Diver
Claude Turton Claude Turton ... Charlie Quong
Frank Harvey Frank Harvey ... Carshott's Personal Manager
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bill Onus ... Aboriginal man
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Storyline

Daubeney Carshott, a concert pianist, leaves London to dive for pearls on Thursday Island in the South Seas at the whim of Stella Raff, his fiancée. Once there, he discovers that the life he leads as a pearl diver is better in every way than his former existence as a social-lion pianist. He meets and falls in love with Lorna Quidley, after learning this Stella had send other suitors off in quest of a giant pearl for her. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Taglines:

Epic pearling adventure romance in glorious sun-splashed tropical settings of Thursday Island! See more »


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 February 1940 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Vengeance of the Deep See more »

Filming Locations:

Australia See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Referenced in Smithereens (1982) See more »

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