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King of Alcatraz (1938)

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68 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

A convict who has just escaped from Alcatraz Prison takes over a passenger ship. Two of the ship's crew hatch a plot to overpower him and rescue the ship's passengers.
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Writer
Irving Reis (original screenplay)
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Updated Sep 30, 1938

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Sep 30, 1938 (United States)

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35 cast members
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Gail Patrick
Dale Borden Dale Borden   See fewer
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Lloyd Nolan
Raymond Grayson Raymond Grayson   See fewer
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Harry Carey
Captain Glennan Captain Glennan   See fewer
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J. Carrol Naish
Steve Murkil Steve Murkil   See fewer
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Robert Preston
Robert MacArthur Robert MacArthur   See fewer
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Anthony Quinn
Lou Gedney Lou Gedney   See fewer
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Dennis Morgan
First Mate Rogers (as Richard Stanley) First Mate Rogers (as Richard Stanley)   See fewer
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Virginia Dabney
Bonnie Larkin Bonnie Larkin   See fewer
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Richard Denning
Harry Vay Harry Vay   See fewer
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Nora Cecil
Nora Kane Nora Kane   See fewer
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Virginia Vale
Dixie (as Dorothy Howe) Dixie (as Dorothy Howe)   See fewer
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John Hart
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Phil Warren
Radio Operator (as Philip Warren) Radio Operator (as Philip Warren)   See fewer
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Porter Hall
Matthew Talbot Matthew Talbot   See fewer
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Tom Tyler
Gus Banshek Gus Banshek   See fewer
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Paul Fix
'Nails' Miller 'Nails' Miller   See fewer
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Eddie Acuff
Steward (uncredited) Steward (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Anderson
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Monte Blue
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Stanley Blystone
Second Officer (uncredited) Second Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Clay Clement
Fred Cateny (uncredited) Fred Cateny (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Harmon
Silver (uncredited) Silver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Knoche
Ed Vierick (uncredited) Ed Vierick (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Marr
Dave Carter (uncredited) Dave Carter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles McAvoy
Quartermaster (uncredited) Quartermaster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Norton
First Officer (uncredited) First Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Rich
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ruth Rogers
Girl (uncredited) Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Buddy Roosevelt
Purser (uncredited) Purser (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Tetley
Newsboy (uncredited) Newsboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gustav von Seyffertitz
Bill Lustig (uncredited) Bill Lustig (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pierre Watkin
Ship's Doctor (uncredited) Ship's Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Worth
Pietr Mozda (uncredited) Pietr Mozda (uncredited)   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 53 votes