Captain Calamity


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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (67 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1936 by Grand National Films, Inc..
General Note
From an original story by Gordon Young.
General Note
"Photographed in Hirlacolor ; prints processed in Magnacolor." Reproduced on DVD in black-and-white.
Creation/Production Credits
Screen play by Crane Wilbur ; photographed by Mack Stengler ; music and lyrics, Jack Stern, Harry Tobias.
Marian Nixon, George Houston, Vince Barnett, Juan Torena, Crane Wilbur, Movita, George J. Lewis, Roy D'Arcy.
Bill Jones, captain of the schooner "Marigold," is known as Captain Calamity as he is quick to fight or frolic. Stone broke on the island of Quica and with his ship in need of re-stocking, Bill accepts an ancient Spanish doubloon from a young Australian named Carr in exchange for taking him to Tapillo, where Carr can take a ship to Sidney. Bill gives the doubloon to trader Joblin for supplies, and does not bother to correct the trader's impression that he has hound a fabulous horde of pirate gold.
Target Audience
Not rated.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Young, G., Reinhardt, J., Hirliman, G. A., Wilbur, C., Stern, J., Tobias, H., Houston, G., Nixon, M., Barnett, V., Movita., D'Arcy, R., & Lewis, G. (2006). Captain Calamity . R[eel] E[nterprises.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gordon Young et al.. 2006. Captain Calamity. R[eel] E[nterprises.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gordon Young et al.. Captain Calamity R[eel] E[nterprises, 2006.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Young, Gordon, et al. Captain Calamity R[eel] E[nterprises, 2006.

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