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An outbreak of cholera threatens a luxury liner in this surprisingly low-budget melodrama from RKO. En route from Shanghai to San Francisco, chief engineer Crusher McKay (Victor McLaglen) and shipboard doctor Tony Craig (Chester Morris) become rivals for the attention of nurse Ann Grayson (Wendy Barrie). A Chinese stowaway, meanwhile, infects the stokehold with cholera and it is left to Crusher to...

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Directed by

Lew Landers

Written by

John Twist (Screenplay)
Anthony Coldeway (Story)
Henry Roberts Symonds (Story)

Runtime

76 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

TYPHOON AHEAD!...MUTINY BELOW! and a strange white terror stalking a hoodoo ship!

Cast

Keywords

ship ocean liner quarantine cholera

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Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Score Robert Russell Bennett