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In 1787 prisoners from London's Newgate Gaol are to be shipped to New South Wales. Hugh Tallant is an American medical student whom, we learn at sea, was falsely imprisoned. Because of his attempt to escape, evil Captain Gilbert decides to return him to England on charges of mutiny. Events, including arrival of plague, keep Tallant busy in New South Wales.
Cast & Crew
|MPAA Ratings:||Premiere Info:||Los Angeles opening: 28 Oct 1953; New York opening: 29 Oct 1953|
|Release Date:||1953||Production Date:||
A John Farrow Production
|Color/B&W:||Color (Technicolor)||Distributions Co:||Paramount Pictures Corp.|
|Sound:||Mono (Western Electric Recording)||Production Co:||Paramount Pictures Corp.|