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Savage Drums (1951)

Passed | | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy | 22 June 1951 (USA)
There is this little small-island kingdom located off the South China coast and the United States offers a pact of economic aid and military assistance if needed. But there is this Asiatic ... See full summary »

Director:

William Berke

Writer:

Fenton Earnshaw (screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Sabu ... Tipo Tairu
Lita Baron ... Sari
H.B. Warner ... Maou
Sid Melton ... Jimmy Cuso
Steven Geray ... Borodoff
Robert Easton ... Tex Channing (as Bob Easton)
Margia Dean ... Tania
Francis Pierlot Francis Pierlot ... Aruna
Paul Marion Paul Marion ... Rata Tairu
Ray Kinney Ray Kinney ... Rami
John Mansfield John Mansfield ... Tuana 'John' Tairu
Edward Clark ... Tabuana, older chief on council
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There is this little small-island kingdom located off the South China coast and the United States offers a pact of economic aid and military assistance if needed. But there is this Asiatic Communist nation/power---not identified but the name starts with 'C'--- that does not want this treaty to be signed, for whatever reason those Commie-nations have for doing whatever it is they are doing, and they have a plan going to thwart the treaty. Then the island King-inheritor, Sabu, playing a tic-tac-toe role name, comes home. Sabu does this at a large sacrifice, as he had to give up his promising career as a world-class prizefighter in the United States. But he has little choice as his brother, the prior King, had been murdered and if there was anything kingdoms were big on, it was keeping the royal crown in the hands of one family. Sabu, after accepting accolades from the citizens, snoops around and discovers that his cousin, who has reigned for a brief period between the murder of the ... Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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NEW THRILLS! NEW ADVENTURES! (original print ad - all caps) See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 June 1951 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Trommeln der Wildnis See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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