Overview

Burt Lancaster plays a pirate with a taste for intrigue and acrobatics who involves himself in the goings on of a revolution in the Caribbean in the late 1700s. A light hearted adventure involving prison breaks, an oddball Scientist, sailing ships, naval fights, and tons of swordplay.

  1. Robert Siodmak

    Director

  2. Roland Kibbee

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Burt Lancaster

    Burt Lancaster

    Capt. Vallo (The Crimson Pirate)

  2. Nick Cravat

    Nick Cravat

    Ojo

  3. Eva Bartok

    Eva Bartok

    Consuelo

  4. Torin Thatcher

    Torin Thatcher

    Humble Bellows

  5. James Hayter

    James Hayter

    Prof. Prudence

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The Crimson Pirate
The Crimson Pirate

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 27, 1952
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 45m

Budget $1,850,000.00

Revenue -

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