Captain Kidd (1945)

STARRING:
Randolph Scott, Charles Laughton
DIRECTED BY:
Rowland V. Lee
GENRE:
Drama
Roaring Seas! Flaming Hearts! Riotous Adventure! Charles Laughton stars as the infamous Captain Kidd, a ruthless pirate leading a group of cutthroats. Directed by one of Hollywood’s most dependable aces, Rowland V. Lee (Son of Frankenstein, The Count of Monte Cristo), with a sparkling screenplay by Oscar winner Norman Reilly Raine (The Adventures of Robin Hood) and an Oscar nominated musical score by Werner Janssen, this high seas drama stars some of the great characters of Hollywood’s golden age, including Randolph Scott, John Carradine, Gilbert Roland, Sheldon Leonard, and Reginald Owen! (BW)