About the film
based on novel or book mutiny ship australia convict 18th century high seas
Release Date: October 07, 1953
|Slogan||:||«SAVAGE as the Great Continent They Invaded!»|
|Genres||:||Adventure, Action, Romance|
|Writers||:||Charles Nordhoff, James Norman Hall, Jonathan Latimer|
Based on the story of Australia's colonization, this atmospheric drama stars Alan Ladd as Hugh Tallant, an American medical student falsely convicted of robbery and sent on a torturous voyage with other prisoners to the penal colony at Botany Bay. Because of his attempt to escape, evil Captain Gilbert decides to return him to England on charges of mutiny.