About the film
based on play or musical swashbuckler english civil war highwayman 17th century
Release Date: August 02, 1958
|Production Companies||:||Associated British Picture Corporation|
|Producers||:||R. E. Dearing, Hamilton G. Inglis, G. B. Walker|
|Writers||:||Robert Hall, Alistair Bell, Wilfred Eades, Arthur Watkin|
After the battle of Worcester at the end of the Civil War, the main aim of Oliver Cromwell's Commonwealth is to capture Charles Stuart. The future king's escape depends on the intrepid Earl of Dawlish, who as the Moonraker has already spirited away many Royalists. Dawlish travels to the Windwhistle Inn on the south coast to prepare the escape, where he meets Anne Wyndham, the fiancée of a top Roundhead colonel.