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Strange Cargo (1940)

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113 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

Convicts escaping from Devil's Island come under the influence of a strange Christ-like figure.
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Writers
Lawrence Hazard (screen play) | Richard Sale (based on the book "Not Too Narrow... Not Too Deep" by)
Cinematographer
Robert H. Planck (as Robert Planck)
Editor
Robert Kern (as Robert J. Kern)
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$1,252,000
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Release date
Mar 1, 1940 (United States)

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37 cast members
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Ian Hunter
Cambreau Cambreau   See fewer
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Peter Lorre
M'sieu Pig M'sieu Pig   See fewer
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Paul Lukas
Hessler Hessler   See fewer
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J. Edward Bromberg
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John Arledge
Dufond Dufond   See fewer
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Frederick Worlock
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Victor Varconi
Fisherman Fisherman   See fewer
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Jack Adair
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Richard Alexander
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Stanley Andrews
Constable (uncredited) Constable (uncredited)   See fewer
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Betty Compson
Suzanne (uncredited) Suzanne (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gene Coogan
Convict (uncredited) Convict (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Cording
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Richard Cramer
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Art Dupuis
Orderly (uncredited) Orderly (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Edmunds
Watchman (uncredited) Watchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Budd Fine
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Paul Fix
Benet (uncredited) Benet (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Foster
Convict (uncredited) Convict (uncredited)   See fewer
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Christian J. Frank
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Charles Judels
Renard (uncredited) Renard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Lackteen
Convict (uncredited) Convict (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mitchell Lewis
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Francis McDonald
Moussenq - Convict (uncredited) Moussenq - Convict (uncredited)   See fewer
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Art Miles
First Subordinate (uncredited) First Subordinate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Mulhall
Dunning (uncredited) Dunning (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob O'Connor
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James Pierce
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dewey Robinson
Georges - a Guard (uncredited) Georges - a Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Semels
Convict (uncredited) Convict (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ray Teal
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Hal Wynants
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6.9 / 10 | 1,942 votes