Captains Courageous

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Rudyard Kipling's tale of a spoiled rich kid who is saved and befriended by a Portuguese fisherman. Nominated for Best Picture Oscar, with Tracy winning for Best Actor! Colorized version available.
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Rudyard Kipling's tale of a spoiled rich kid who is saved and befriended by a Portuguese fisherman. Nominated for Best Picture Oscar, with Tracy winning for Best Actor! Colorized version available.

Original Release

05/11/1937

US Release

05/11/1937

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Cast

Freddie Bartholomew Harvey Cheyne
John Carradine 'Long Jack' / Long Jack
Lionel Barrymore Captain Disko / Captain Disko Troop
Melvyn Douglas Mr. Cheyne / Frank Burton Cheyne
Mickey Rooney Dan / Dan Troop
Spencer Tracy Manuel / Manuel Fidello
Charley Grapewin Uncle Salters
Oscar O'Shea Cushman / Captain Walt Cushman
Jack La Rue Priest
Walter Kingsford Dr. Finley
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Victor Fleming

Writers

Rudyard Kipling, John Lee Mahin, Marc Connelly, Dale Van Every, Tom Kilpatrick

Cast

Freddie Bartholomew Harvey Cheyne
John Carradine 'Long Jack' / Long Jack
Lionel Barrymore Captain Disko / Captain Disko Troop
Melvyn Douglas Mr. Cheyne / Frank Burton Cheyne
Mickey Rooney Dan / Dan Troop
Spencer Tracy Manuel / Manuel Fidello
Charley Grapewin Uncle Salters
Oscar O'Shea Cushman / Captain Walt Cushman
Jack La Rue Priest
Walter Kingsford Dr. Finley
Donald Briggs Tyler
Sam McDaniel 'Doc'
Bill Burrud Charles
Norman Ainsley Robbins
C.E. Anderson Fisherman
Edward Peil Sr. Fisherman
Wally Albright Boy
Lee van Atta Boy
Tommy Bupp Boy on Ship
Gene Reynolds Boy in Print Shop

Producers

Editors

Elmo Veron

1938 Oscar Best Picture Nominated
1938 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Won
1938 Oscar Best Writing, Screenplay Nominated
1938 Oscar Best Film Editing Nominated
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