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Botany Bay (1952)

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93 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

In 1787, American medical student Hugh Tallant and British convicts are sent from London to New South Wales on a ship commanded by the evil Captain Gilbert.
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Oct 7, 1953 (United States)

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59 cast members
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Alan Ladd
Hugh Tallant Hugh Tallant   See fewer
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James Mason
Capt. Paul Gilbert Capt. Paul Gilbert   See fewer
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Patricia Medina
Sally Munroe Sally Munroe   See fewer
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Cedric Hardwicke
Gov. Phillips (as Sir Cedric Hardwicke) Gov. Phillips (as Sir Cedric Hardwicke)   See fewer
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Murray Matheson
Rev. Mortimer Thynne Rev. Mortimer Thynne   See fewer
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Dorothy Patten
Mrs. Nellie Garth Mrs. Nellie Garth   See fewer
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John Hardy
Nat Garth Nat Garth   See fewer
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Hugh Pryse
Ned Inching Ned Inching   See fewer
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Malcolm Lee Beggs
Nick Sabb Nick Sabb   See fewer
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Anita Sharp-Bolster
Moll Cudlip (as Anita Bolster) Moll Cudlip (as Anita Bolster)   See fewer
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Jonathan Harris
Tom Oakly Tom Oakly   See fewer
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Alec Harford
Brig-keeper Jenkins Brig-keeper Jenkins   See fewer
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Noel Drayton
Second Mate Spencer Second Mate Spencer   See fewer
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Brandon Toomey
Guard (as Brendan Toomey) Guard (as Brendan Toomey)   See fewer
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Ben Wright
Deck Officer Green Deck Officer Green   See fewer
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Patrick Aherne
Bo's'n's Mate (uncredited) Bo's'n's Mate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barbara Bendle
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Margaret Brewster
Old Woman Prisoner (uncredited) Old Woman Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Loren Brown
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gwen Caldwell
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ashley Cowan
19 Year Old (uncredited) 19 Year Old (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Davies
Marine (uncredited) Marine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leslie Denison
Convict with Bandaged Neck (uncredited) Convict with Bandaged Neck (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Dunning
Helmsman (uncredited) Helmsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kay English
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ivis Goulding
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Hadlow
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Hagney
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobbie Hale
Tompkins (uncredited) Tompkins (uncredited)   See fewer
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Steve Hayes
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenneth Hunter
Middleton (uncredited) Middleton (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry James
Naval Lieutenant (uncredited) Naval Lieutenant (uncredited)   See fewer
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June Jeffery
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Skelton Knaggs
Newgate Prisoner Drawing on Cell Wall (uncredited) Newgate Prisoner Drawing on Cell Wall (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stanley Mann
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anita Martell
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Martin
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sean McClory
Marine Sergeant (uncredited) Marine Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Keith McConnell
Longboat Guard (uncredited) Longboat Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie McLean
Marine (uncredited) Marine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Nind
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tudor Owen
Warden (uncredited) Warden (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bruce Payne
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Pietila
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Raine
Governor's Aide (uncredited) Governor's Aide (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joey Ray
Marine (uncredited) Marine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Philip Rock
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Rumsey
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louise Saraydar
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russell Saunders
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert R. Stephenson
Turnkey (uncredited) Turnkey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gilchrist Stuart
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Basil Tellou
Sentry (uncredited) Sentry (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Trebach
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James Van Horn
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George W. Watkins
Helmsman (uncredited) Helmsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patrick Whyte
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Helen Winston
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Linda Wittman
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 375 votes