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The story of an ex-sea captain who uses devious means to make his salvage company a success. Based on Longfellow's famous poem.

  1. John Hoffman


  2. Aubrey Wisberg


Top Billed Cast

  1. Willard Parker

    Willard Parker

    John Macready

  2. Edgar Buchanan

    Edgar Buchanan

    George Lockhart

  3. Patricia Barry

    Patricia Barry

    Deborah Allen (as Patricia White)

  4. Holmes Herbert

    Holmes Herbert

    Pastor West

  5. Wilton Graff

    Wilton Graff

    Caleb Cross

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The Wreck of the Hesperus
The Wreck of the Hesperus


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Status Released

Release Information

  • February 4, 1948


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 10m

Budget -

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