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The Crimson Pirate

Captain Vallo, a.k.a. The Crimson Pirate, and his band of buccaneers overtake a Spanish galleon filled with guns and ammunition.
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Format:  DVD-R
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DVD-R Details

  • Run Time: 1 hours, 44 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Released: February 13, 2018
  • Originally Released: 1952
  • Label: Warner Archive Collection (MOD)

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Entertainment Reviews:


Total Count: 11


User Ratings: 2,917
Rating: 3/5 -- Schlocky but fun.
Chico Enterprise-Record
Apr 19, 2004
An enjoyable burlesque of buccaneer action mellerdrammers. Burt Lancaster and Nick Cravat have the time of their lives as a pair of acrobatic sea-devils, and William Alwyn's rollicking musical score offers incidental pleasure. Full Review
Maclean's Magazine
Oct 21, 2019
Rating: 4/5 -- Carnival-like 1950s pirate yarn is fun for all. Full Review
Common Sense Media
Dec 15, 2010
Rating: 5/5 -- Terrific self-spoofing swashbuckler. Hard to beat
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
Aug 21, 2002
Light-hearted pirate spoof, with brilliant color and unusual science fiction elements. Full Review
Classic Film and Television
Jul 6, 2010
Rating: 7/10 -- works both as a movie parody and as a rollicking good adventure at the same time. Full Review
Movie Metropolis
Jul 17, 2003

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During the 1700s, pirate Captain Vallo seizes a British warship and gets involved in various money-making schemes involving Caribbean rebels led by El Libre, British envoy Baron Jose Gruda and a beautiful courtesan named Consuelo.
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Warner Archive Collection

Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 1,957
  • UPC: 888574626211
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

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