Not Rated | | Adventure, Comedy
During the 1700s, pirate Captain Vallo seizes a British warship and gets involved in various money-making schemes involving Caribbean rebels led by El Libre, British envoy Baron Jose Gruda, and a beautiful courtesan named Consuelo.
Because of cost overruns on this movie and His Majesty O'Keefe (1954), Warner Brothers insisted that future movies from Burt Lancaster be limited to nine hundred thousand dollars. Lancaster's response was to strike a new deal with United Artists.
You are a fighter. Fight with us. Fight for something decent.
Vallo: Not I. All my life I've watched injustice and dishonesty fly the flag of decency. I don't trust it.
At the beginning of the film the ship taken by pirates with the ruse of stricken ship scurvy. Although referred to as a British ship, the flag that brings (which incidentally seems an invention) has a section of the arms of Castile and rather Spanish colors: gold and red.
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