Approved | | Action, Drama, Romance
A Polynesian sailor -- unjustly imprisoned after defending himself against a colonial bully -- is relentlessly persecuted by his island's martinet French governor.
Dorothy Lamour and Jon Hall would return to the Pacific Islands four years later in the film Aloma Of The South Seas, this time battling a revolution and a volcanic eruption; the film was another box office success.
"Get up! Get up I said!
Abusive Drunk: "Clear out! Get up when a white man tells ya!
When Terangi (Jon Hall) returns to Manukura after a 600-mile voyage across open ocean from Tahiti, he looks the same as when he left, except for some mild facial hair on his upper lip and his chin. After a voyage that long with no way to shave, he would have had a full beard.