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Captains Courageous

Captains Courageous(1937)

Also Known As: Rudyard Kipling's Captains Courageous |

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Brief Synopsis

A spoiled rich boy is lost at sea and rescued by a fishing boat, where hard work and responsibility help him become a man.

Cast & Crew

Victor Fleming Director
Freddie Bartholomew Harvey [Cheyne]
Spencer Tracy Manuel [Fidello]
Lionel Barrymore [Capt.] Disko [Troop]
Melvyn Douglas Mr. Cheyne
Charles Grapewin Uncle Salters
Mickey Rooney Dan [Troop]
John Carradine "Long Jack"
Oscar O'Shea Cushman
Jack LaRue Priest

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 11 May 1937
Release Date:  1937 Production Date:  Victor Fleming's Production
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  115, 116 or 118 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • must see movie

    stan kobelski 2019-05-25

    I cant think of a movie that produced as much emotion as captains courageous.It is a family movie with more emotion and feeling than a lot of movies.Great... MORE>

  • Still terrific after all these years

    Dave J 2019-02-19

    It's tough to get children to watch old movies like this one, but the story of a spoiled brat and a distant dad is an absolute classic that should be... MORE>

  • Captains Courageous

    fred 2018-11-22

    For entire family. Why run it at 3 AM on Thanksgiving? MORE>