Jack London (1943)

STARRING:
Michael O'Shea, Susan Hayward
DIRECTED BY:
Alfred Santell
GENRE:
Drama
Michael O’Shea stars as one of America’s great authors, Jack London. With a screenplay inspired by a memoir by London’s second wife Charmion, director Alfred Santell takes on us on a tour of London’s early life, highlighted by London’s coverage of the Russo­Japanese War in 1904. Also starring Susan Hayward, Virginia Mayo, Ralph Morgan, and Regis Toomey, this biopic from Samuel Bronston Productions (King of Kings, El Cid) is an exciting look at the true adventures of a rugged and remarkable American icon. (BW)