About the film
Release Date: September 21, 1924
|Slogan||:||«The Greatest Love Story Of All Time»|
|Genres||:||War, Action, Adventure, Romance|
|Production Companies||:||Vitagraph Company of America|
|Director||:||Albert E. Smith, David Smith|
|Writers||:||Rafael Sabatini, Jay Pilcher|
Young Irish physician Peter Blood is exiled as a slave to Barbados, where he and his friend Jeremy are purchased by Colonel Bishop at the behest of his niece Arabella. With other slaves he captures a Spanish galleon and becomes the terror of the Caribbean privateers until offered a commission in the English Navy. He defeats the French at Port Royal, and as a reward he is named governor of Jamaica and marries Arabella.