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Captain Kidd's Treasure (1938)

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Short | 10 min | Short, Drama, History

A modern day promoter is trying to sell a man the idea of searching for Captain Kidd's buried treasure, claiming he has the original map. A flashback reveals that Kidd was known to be a pirate and also known to have had a commission from ...See moreA modern day promoter is trying to sell a man the idea of searching for Captain Kidd's buried treasure, claiming he has the original map. A flashback reveals that Kidd was known to be a pirate and also known to have had a commission from William III at one time, which instructed him to act as a unit of the British Navy. A mystery, more intriguing than whether or not Kidd was hanged as a pirate or was hung because he failed in his trust to the Crown, was what became of the fabulous treasure Kidd took from the ship "Kedah Merchant." Written by Les Adams See less
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Jan 22, 1938 (United States)

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Stanley Andrews
Capt. William Kidd (uncredited) Capt. William Kidd (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wade Boteler
Captain of Modern-Day Expedition (uncredited) Captain of Modern-Day Expedition (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Dime
Pirate (uncredited) Pirate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leslie Fenton
Narrator (uncredited) Narrator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Oscar 'Dutch' Hendrian
Pirate (uncredited) Pirate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Irwin
First Mate Palmer (uncredited) First Mate Palmer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward LeSaint
Member of Modern-Day Expedition (uncredited) Member of Modern-Day Expedition (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Roper
Pirate (uncredited) Pirate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Sullivan
Member of Captain Kidd's Crew (uncredited) Member of Captain Kidd's Crew (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ian Wolfe
Skeptical Member of Modern-Day Expedition (uncredited) Skeptical Member of Modern-Day Expedition (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.5 / 10 | 48 votes