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Swashbuckler (1976)

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A pirate and a hot-tempered noblewoman join forces to protect Jamaica from a tyrant.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Ned Lynch
... Nick Debrett
... Lord Durant
... Jane Barnet
... Major Folly
... Cudjo
... Polonski
Tom Clancy ... Mr. Moonbeam
... Woman of Dark Visage
... Sir James Barnet
... Alice
Mark Baker ... Lute Player
... Willard Culverwell
Tom Fitzsimmons ... Corporal
Louisa Horton ... Lady Barnet
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A pirate and a hot-tempered noblewoman join forces to protect Jamaica from a tyrant.

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Enjoy the biggest, grandest, action-filled pirate movie ever! See more »


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29 July 1976 (USA)  »

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Buccaneer  »

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Trivia

The name of the book that Major Folly (Beau Bridges) was reading in the carriage was "British Military Executions: Their Rules and Regulations". See more »

Goofs

When Nick and Ned are having their limerick competition, Nick uses the word 'Khaki'. This word is from the Hindustani language and only entered in the English language in the 1840s, through the British Army in India. Given 'Swashbuckler' is set in the 1700s, he could not have known the word. See more »

Quotes

[as newly-freed Jane Barnet and Captain Lynch kiss]
Nick: We've come to make war, Captain, not love!
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Soundtracks

Johnny's Gone To Hilo
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Traditional
Arranged by Tom Clancy
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One of My MOST Favorite Guilty Pleasures
17 March 2001 | by See all my reviews

I LOVE this movie. I don't care how terrible critics might think it is. It's fun, romantic, entertaining, an old fashioned yarn. It came out right after Robert Shaw made a "splash" in Jaws, and he's fabulous as usual. Don't let them make you feel guilty about loving this movie. It's great.


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