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The Hurricane

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Original title
The Hurricane
Year
Running time
102 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
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Screenwriter
Dudley Nichols, Oliver H.P. Garrett, Ben Hecht, W.P. Lipscomb (Novel: Charles Nordhoff, James Norman Hall)
Music
Alfred Newman
Cinematography
Bert Glennon (B&W)
Cast
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Producer
Samuel Goldwyn Company. Distributed by United Artists
Genre
Adventure. Action. Drama. Romance | Natural Disasters
Synopsis / Plot
In the days of the tall ships and colonial rule of the South Pacific, a naive native sailor working as first mate on an island hopping windjammer is unjustly jailed in Tahiti for striking a racist planter with government connections. His attempts to escape imprisonment and return to his home island and young wife are contrasted with the attitudes of the white colonials, including a humanitarian physician, a "by the book" governor and a sadistic jailer, as well as the forces of natural justice in the form of a devastating hurricane. Written by the authors of "Mutiny on the Bounty"
Awards
1937: Oscar: Best Sound. 3 Nominations
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