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Slave Ship (1937)

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92 min | Adventure, Drama

Captain Lovett ordered his first mate Thompson to get rid of his slave-trading crew and get a more respectable bunch for standard shipping, but when he brings his new bride Nancy aboard he finds the same old setup, including slave trade.See moreCaptain Lovett ordered his first mate Thompson to get rid of his slave-trading crew and get a more respectable bunch for standard shipping, but when he brings his new bride Nancy aboard he finds the same old setup, including slave trade. Written by Ed Stephan See less
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Director
Writers
Sam Hellman (screen play) | Lamar Trotti (screen play) | Gladys Lehman (screen play) | William Faulkner (story) | George S. King (based on a novel by)
Cinematographer
Ernest Palmer (photography)
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Updated Jun 16, 1937

Release date
Jun 16, 1937 (United States)

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64 cast members
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Warner Baxter
Jim Lovett Jim Lovett   See fewer
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Wallace Beery
Jack Thompson Jack Thompson   See fewer
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Elizabeth Allan
Nancy Marlowe Nancy Marlowe   See fewer
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Mickey Rooney
Swifty Swifty   See fewer
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Jane Darwell
Mrs. Marlowe Mrs. Marlowe   See fewer
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Arthur Hohl
Grimes Grimes   See fewer
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Billy Bevan
Atkins Atkins   See fewer
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Francis Ford
Scraps Scraps   See fewer
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J. Farrell MacDonald
Proprietor Proprietor   See fewer
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J.P. McGowan
Helmsman Helmsman   See fewer
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DeWitt Jennings
Snodgrass Snodgrass   See fewer
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Paul Hurst
Drunk Drunk   See fewer
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Jane Jones
Ma Belcher Ma Belcher   See fewer
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Charles Middleton
Slave Dealer Slave Dealer   See fewer
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Dewey Robinson
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
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Holmes Herbert
Commander Commander   See fewer
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Edwin Maxwell
Auctioneer Auctioneer   See fewer
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Herbert Heywood
Old Man Old Man   See fewer
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Winter Hall
Minister Minister   See fewer
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Arthur Aylesworth
Stranger Stranger   See fewer
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Bull Anderson
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Matthew 'Stymie' Beard
Black Boy on Pier (uncredited) Black Boy on Pier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Scotty Beckett
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Bleifer
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sven Hugo Borg
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anita Brown
Slave Woman (uncredited) Slave Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Bruggeman
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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James P. Burtis
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Burton
Officer (uncredited) Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Byron
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lon Chaney Jr.
Laborer Killed at Launching (uncredited) Laborer Killed at Launching (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russ Clark
Laborer (uncredited) Laborer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Clarke
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Dods
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George Du Count
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Bobby Dunn
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Eddie Dunn
Ostler (uncredited) Ostler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Art Dupuis
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Otto Fries
Singer (uncredited) Singer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chester Gan
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roy Glenn
Slave in Ship's Hold (uncredited) Slave in Ship's Hold (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Griffin
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mel Kalish
Singer (uncredited) Singer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Kelsey
Seaman at Auction (uncredited) Seaman at Auction (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Kennedy
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward LeSaint
Seaman at Auction (uncredited) Seaman at Auction (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Low
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Meredith
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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James C. Morton
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Remington Olmsted
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lionel Pape
Commander (uncredited) Commander (uncredited)   See fewer
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Len Powers
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert St. Angelo
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Landers Stevens
Owner (uncredited) Owner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Stoney
Crew Member (uncredited) Crew Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dale Van Sickel
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John Wallace
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6.7 / 10 | 138 votes